#042ab4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ab4 is composed of 1.6% red, 16.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.8% cyan, 76.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 227 degrees, a saturation of 95.7% and a lightness of 36.1%. #042ab4 color hex could be obtained by blending #0854ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 16
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 77
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#042ab4 color description : Strong blue.

#042ab4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ab4 has RGB values of R:4, G:42, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.77, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 273076.

Hex triplet 042ab4 #042ab4
RGB Decimal 4, 42, 180 rgb(4,42,180)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.5, 70.6 rgb(1.6%,16.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 98, 77, 0, 29
HSL 227°, 95.7, 36.1 hsl(227,95.7%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 227°, 97.8, 70.6
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 26.667, 44.95, -73.915
XYZ 9.115, 4.976, 43.658
xyY 0.158, 0.086, 4.976
CIE-LCH 26.667, 86.51, 301.305
CIE-LUV 26.667, -9.726, -90.054
Hunter-Lab 22.308, 33.894, -100.42
Binary 00000100, 00101010, 10110100

Color Schemes with #042ab4

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Alternatives to #042ab4

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#042ab4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ab4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ab4;}
.background {background-color:#042ab4;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ab4;}

Shades and Tints of #042ab4

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 #042ab4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #595a5f is the less saturated color, while #042ab4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ab4 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.

  • #2e2e2e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262d49 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004789 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004b77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005053 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013c99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013f8d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014276 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population