#0042ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042ce is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 68% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 220.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.4%. #0042ce color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #00009d. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 68
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#0042ce color description : Strong blue.

#0042ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042ce has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:206 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.68, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 17102.

Hex triplet 0042ce #0042ce
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 206 rgb(0,66,206)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 80.8 rgb(0%,25.9%,80.8%)
CMYK 100, 68, 0, 19
HSL 220.8°, 100, 40.4 hsl(220.8,100%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.8°, 100, 80.8
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.705, 39.631, -75.917
XYZ 13.086, 8.352, 59.311
xyY 0.162, 0.103, 8.352
CIE-LCH 34.705, 85.639, 297.566
CIE-LUV 34.705, -14.592, -104.081
Hunter-Lab 28.899, 30.257, -101.455
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11001110

Color Schemes with #0042ce

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Alternatives to #0042ce

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#0042ce Preview

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

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, #00030a is the darkest color, while #f5f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042ce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f646f is the less saturated color, while #0042ce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042ce 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
  • #323f5b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0058ab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005d94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006368 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0050b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0053a9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00578d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population