#0042bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042bf is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 65.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 219.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.5%. #0042bf color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#0042bf color description : Strong blue.

#0042bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042bf has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:191 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 17087.

Hex triplet 0042bf #0042bf
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 191 rgb(0,66,191)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 74.9 rgb(0%,25.9%,74.9%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 25
HSL 219.3°, 100, 37.5 hsl(219.3,100%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.3°, 100, 74.9
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 33.258, 33.901, -69.544
XYZ 11.35, 7.657, 50.167
xyY 0.164, 0.111, 7.657
CIE-LCH 33.258, 77.367, 295.988
CIE-LUV 33.258, -14.598, -94.811
Hunter-Lab 27.671, 24.792, -88.12
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10111111

Color Schemes with #0042bf

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Alternatives to #0042bf

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#0042bf Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042bf;}
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Shades and Tints of #0042bf

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, #00050e is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585d67 is the less saturated color, while #0042bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042bf 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #313e57 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0054a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00598f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006064 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004eae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0051a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005585 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population