#0042df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042df is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 70.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 222.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.7%. #0042df color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000bf. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 70
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

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

#0042df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042df has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:223 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.7, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 17119.

Hex triplet 0042df #0042df
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 223 rgb(0,66,223)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 87.5 rgb(0%,25.9%,87.5%)
CMYK 100, 70, 0, 13
HSL 222.2°, 100, 43.7 hsl(222.2,100%,43.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.2°, 100, 87.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 36.41, 45.877, -82.894
XYZ 15.265, 9.223, 70.784
xyY 0.16, 0.097, 9.223
CIE-LCH 36.41, 94.742, 298.962
CIE-LUV 36.41, -14.67, -114.318
Hunter-Lab 30.369, 36.575, -116.933
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11011111

Color Schemes with #0042df

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Alternatives to #0042df

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#0042df Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042df

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

Shades and Tints of #0042df

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 #f3f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676c78 is the less saturated color, while #0042df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042df 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
  • #334060 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00619a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00676c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0052c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0055b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005a96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population