#0042b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042b8 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 64.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #0042b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 64
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#0042b8 color description : Strong blue.

#0042b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042b8 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.64, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 17080.

Hex triplet 0042b8 #0042b8
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 184 rgb(0,66,184)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 72.2 rgb(0%,25.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 64, 0, 28
HSL 218.5°, 100, 36.1 hsl(218.5,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.604, 31.156, -66.494
XYZ 10.598, 7.356, 46.206
xyY 0.165, 0.115, 7.356
CIE-LCH 32.604, 73.431, 295.106
CIE-LUV 32.604, -14.63, -90.395
Hunter-Lab 27.122, 22.285, -82.022
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #0042b8

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Alternatives to #0042b8

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#0042b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042b8

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.text {color:#0042b8;}
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.border {border:1px solid #0042b8;}

Shades and Tints of #0042b8

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555a63 is the less saturated color, while #0042b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042b8 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #303d55 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005e63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004daa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00509c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005481 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population