#0042cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042cb is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 67.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 220.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.8%. #0042cb color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0042cb color description : Strong blue.

#0042cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042cb has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:203 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 17099.

Hex triplet 0042cb #0042cb
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 203 rgb(0,66,203)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 79.6 rgb(0%,25.9%,79.6%)
CMYK 100, 67, 0, 20
HSL 220.5°, 100, 39.8 hsl(220.5,100%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.5°, 100, 79.6
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.411, 38.502, -74.66
XYZ 12.725, 8.207, 57.41
xyY 0.162, 0.105, 8.207
CIE-LCH 34.411, 84.003, 297.28
CIE-LUV 34.411, -14.587, -102.246
Hunter-Lab 28.648, 29.155, -98.762
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11001011

Color Schemes with #0042cb

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Alternatives to #0042cb

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#0042cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042cb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042cb;}
.background {background-color:#0042cb;}
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Shades and Tints of #0042cb

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, #000207 is the darkest color, while #f2f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e636d is the less saturated color, while #0042cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042cb 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #323f5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c93 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006267 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004fb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0052a7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00568b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population