#0042b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042b2 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 62.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 217.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.9%. #0042b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000065. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#0042b2 color description : Dark blue.

#0042b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042b2 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:178 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 17074.

Hex triplet 0042b2 #0042b2
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 178 rgb(0,66,178)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 69.8 rgb(0%,25.9%,69.8%)
CMYK 100, 63, 0, 30
HSL 217.8°, 100, 34.9 hsl(217.8,100%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.8°, 100, 69.8
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 32.056, 28.767, -63.838
XYZ 9.982, 7.11, 42.963
xyY 0.166, 0.118, 7.11
CIE-LCH 32.056, 70.02, 294.257
CIE-LUV 32.056, -14.672, -86.558
Hunter-Lab 26.664, 20.162, -76.866
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10110010

Color Schemes with #0042b2

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Alternatives to #0042b2

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#0042b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042b2;}
.background {background-color:#0042b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042b2;}

Shades and Tints of #0042b2

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edf4ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525760 is the less saturated color, while #0042b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042b2 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
  • #2f3c53 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0052a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00568b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005d61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ca6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004f99 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00537e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population