#0042bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042bd is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 65.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 219 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.1%. #0042bd color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #00007b. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0042bd color description : Strong blue.

#0042bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042bd has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:189 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 17085.

Hex triplet 0042bd #0042bd
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 189 rgb(0,66,189)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 74.1 rgb(0%,25.9%,74.1%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 26
HSL 219°, 100, 37.1 hsl(219,100%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 219°, 100, 74.1
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 33.07, 33.122, -68.678
XYZ 11.132, 7.57, 49.016
xyY 0.164, 0.112, 7.57
CIE-LCH 33.07, 76.247, 295.747
CIE-LUV 33.07, -14.605, -93.555
Hunter-Lab 27.513, 24.073, -86.369
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10111101

Color Schemes with #0042bd

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Alternatives to #0042bd

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#0042bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042bd

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

Shades and Tints of #0042bd

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, #00040c is the darkest color, while #f8faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575c66 is the less saturated color, while #0042bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042bd 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
  • #303d56 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0054a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00598e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004dad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00509f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005484 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population