#0042e2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042e2 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 70.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 222.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.3%. #0042e2 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000c5. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0042e2 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0042e2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042e2 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:226 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 17122.

Hex triplet 0042e2 #0042e2
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 226 rgb(0,66,226)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 88.6 rgb(0%,25.9%,88.6%)
CMYK 100, 71, 0, 11
HSL 222.5°, 100, 44.3 hsl(222.5,100%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.5°, 100, 88.6
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 36.717, 46.953, -84.1
XYZ 15.673, 9.386, 72.933
xyY 0.16, 0.096, 9.386
CIE-LCH 36.717, 96.319, 299.175
CIE-LUV 36.717, -14.692, -116.099
Hunter-Lab 30.637, 37.701, -119.698
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11100010

Color Schemes with #0042e2

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Alternatives to #0042e2

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#0042e2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042e2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042e2;}
.background {background-color:#0042e2;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042e2;}

Shades and Tints of #0042e2

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 #f6f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042e2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686d7a is the less saturated color, while #0042e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042e2 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #344161 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005cb3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00619b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00686d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0052c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0056b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005a97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population