#0042b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042b0 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 62.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 217.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.5%. #0042b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000061. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#0042b0 color description : Dark blue.

#0042b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042b0 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:176 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 17072.

Hex triplet 0042b0 #0042b0
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 176 rgb(0,66,176)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 69 rgb(0%,25.9%,69%)
CMYK 100, 63, 0, 31
HSL 217.5°, 100, 34.5 hsl(217.5,100%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.5°, 100, 69
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 31.875, 27.963, -62.944
XYZ 9.783, 7.03, 41.913
xyY 0.167, 0.12, 7.03
CIE-LCH 31.875, 68.876, 293.953
CIE-LUV 31.875, -14.69, -85.268
Hunter-Lab 26.514, 19.461, -75.164
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10110000

Color Schemes with #0042b0

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Alternatives to #0042b0

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#0042b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042b0;}
.background {background-color:#0042b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042b0;}

Shades and Tints of #0042b0

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, #000713 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51565f is the less saturated color, while #0042b0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042b0 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2f3c52 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00519f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00568a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005c61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ca5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004f98 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00537d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population