#0042ac Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042ac is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 67.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 61.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.5% black. It has a hue angle of 217 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.7%. #0042ac color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000059. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#0042ac color description : Dark blue.

#0042ac Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042ac has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:172 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 17068.

Hex triplet 0042ac #0042ac
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 172 rgb(0,66,172)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 67.5 rgb(0%,25.9%,67.5%)
CMYK 100, 62, 0, 33
HSL 217°, 100, 33.7 hsl(217,100%,33.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 217°, 100, 67.5
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 31.519, 26.345, -61.143
XYZ 9.393, 6.874, 39.859
xyY 0.167, 0.122, 6.874
CIE-LCH 31.519, 66.577, 293.31
CIE-LUV 31.519, -14.73, -82.67
Hunter-Lab 26.219, 18.066, -71.783
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10101100

Color Schemes with #0042ac

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Alternatives to #0042ac

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#0042ac Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042ac

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042ac;}
.background {background-color:#0042ac;}
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Shades and Tints of #0042ac

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00060f is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042ac

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4f545d is the less saturated color, while #0042ac is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042ac is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3c51 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00519e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005589 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ba3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004e96 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00527b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population