#0042bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042bb is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 64.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 218.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0042bb color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0042bb color description : Strong blue.

#0042bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042bb has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:187 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 17083.

Hex triplet 0042bb #0042bb
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 187 rgb(0,66,187)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 73.3 rgb(0%,25.9%,73.3%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 27
HSL 218.8°, 100, 36.7 hsl(218.8,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.8°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.883, 32.338, -67.807
XYZ 10.916, 7.483, 47.88
xyY 0.165, 0.113, 7.483
CIE-LCH 32.883, 75.124, 295.497
CIE-LUV 32.883, -14.614, -92.295
Hunter-Lab 27.356, 23.356, -84.625
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0042bb

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Alternatives to #0042bb

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#0042bb Preview

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

Shades and Tints of #0042bb

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, #00040a is the darkest color, while #f6f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565b65 is the less saturated color, while #0042bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042bb 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
  • #0054a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004dac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00509e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005483 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population