#042a8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042a8e is composed of 1.6% red, 16.5% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.2% cyan, 70.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 223.5 degrees, a saturation of 94.5% and a lightness of 28.6%. #042a8e color hex could be obtained by blending #0854ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 16
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 70
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#042a8e color description : Dark blue.

#042a8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042a8e has RGB values of R:4, G:42, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.7, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 273038.

Hex triplet 042a8e #042a8e
RGB Decimal 4, 42, 142 rgb(4,42,142)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.5, 55.7 rgb(1.6%,16.5%,55.7%)
CMYK 97, 70, 0, 44
HSL 223.5°, 94.5, 28.6 hsl(223.5,94.5%,28.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.5°, 97.2, 55.7
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 22.423, 30.771, -57.813
XYZ 5.759, 3.634, 25.988
xyY 0.163, 0.103, 3.634
CIE-LCH 22.423, 65.492, 298.025
CIE-LUV 22.423, -9.09, -67.549
Hunter-Lab 19.064, 20.567, -67.479
Binary 00000100, 00101010, 10001110

Color Schemes with #042a8e

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Alternatives to #042a8e

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#042a8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042a8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042a8e;}
.background {background-color:#042a8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #042a8e;}

Shades and Tints of #042a8e

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042a8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #47484b is the less saturated color, while #042a8e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042a8e 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222a3e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003e79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004169 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004649 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013680 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013976 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013c62 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population