#0042ef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042ef is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 72.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 223.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.9%. #0042ef color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000df. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

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

#0042ef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042ef has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:239 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 17135.

Hex triplet 0042ef #0042ef
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 239 rgb(0,66,239)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 93.7 rgb(0%,25.9%,93.7%)
CMYK 100, 72, 0, 6
HSL 223.4°, 100, 46.9 hsl(223.4,100%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.4°, 100, 93.7
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 38.069, 51.526, -89.246
XYZ 17.525, 10.127, 82.688
xyY 0.159, 0.092, 10.127
CIE-LCH 38.069, 103.053, 300
CIE-LUV 38.069, -14.814, -123.738
Hunter-Lab 31.823, 42.611, -131.781
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11101111

Color Schemes with #0042ef

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Alternatives to #0042ef

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#0042ef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042ef

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

Shades and Tints of #0042ef

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, #000104 is the darkest color, while #eff3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042ef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7381 is the less saturated color, while #0042ef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042ef 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.

  • #424242 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #354265 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005fb9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0065a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006c70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0054cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0058bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005c9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population