#0042e9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042e9 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 71.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 223 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.7%. #0042e9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000d3. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#0042e9 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0042e9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042e9 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:233 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 17129.

Hex triplet 0042e9 #0042e9
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 233 rgb(0,66,233)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 91.4 rgb(0%,25.9%,91.4%)
CMYK 100, 72, 0, 9
HSL 223°, 100, 45.7 hsl(223,100%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 223°, 100, 91.4
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 37.441, 49.433, -86.887
XYZ 16.653, 9.778, 78.096
xyY 0.159, 0.094, 9.778
CIE-LCH 37.441, 99.965, 299.637
CIE-LUV 37.441, -14.753, -120.227
Hunter-Lab 31.27, 40.339, -126.185
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11101001

Color Schemes with #0042e9

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Alternatives to #0042e9

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#0042e9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042e9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042e9;}
.background {background-color:#0042e9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042e9;}

Shades and Tints of #0042e9

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, #000511 is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042e9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c717d is the less saturated color, while #0042e9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042e9 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
  • #344163 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00639e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a6f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0057b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005b9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population