#0042db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042db is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 69.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 221.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 42.9%. #0042db color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000b7. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 70
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#0042db color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0042db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042db has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:219 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.7, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 17115.

Hex triplet 0042db #0042db
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 219 rgb(0,66,219)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 85.9 rgb(0%,25.9%,85.9%)
CMYK 100, 70, 0, 14
HSL 221.9°, 100, 42.9 hsl(221.9,100%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.9°, 100, 85.9
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 36.003, 44.431, -81.274
XYZ 14.732, 9.01, 67.977
xyY 0.161, 0.098, 9.01
CIE-LCH 36.003, 92.626, 298.664
CIE-LUV 36.003, -14.644, -111.932
Hunter-Lab 30.016, 35.079, -113.261
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11011011

Color Schemes with #0042db

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Alternatives to #0042db

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#0042db Preview

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

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #eff4ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656a76 is the less saturated color, while #0042db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042db 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.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #33405f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005ab0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006099 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0051c0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0055b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005994 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population