#042ae5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ae5 is composed of 1.6% red, 16.5% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.3% cyan, 81.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 229.9 degrees, a saturation of 96.6% and a lightness of 45.7%. #042ae5 color hex could be obtained by blending #0854ff with #0000cb. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 16
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 82
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#042ae5 color description : Vivid blue.

#042ae5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ae5 has RGB values of R:4, G:42, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.82, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 273125.

Hex triplet 042ae5 #042ae5
RGB Decimal 4, 42, 229 rgb(4,42,229)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.5, 89.8 rgb(1.6%,16.5%,89.8%)
CMYK 98, 82, 0, 10
HSL 229.9°, 96.6, 45.7 hsl(229.9,96.6%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.9°, 98.3, 89.8
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.564, 60.984, -92.702
XYZ 15.018, 7.338, 74.749
xyY 0.155, 0.076, 7.338
CIE-LCH 32.564, 110.963, 303.339
CIE-LUV 32.564, -10.954, -118.232
Hunter-Lab 27.088, 51.559, -144.648
Binary 00000100, 00101010, 11100101

Color Schemes with #042ae5

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Alternatives to #042ae5

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#042ae5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ae5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ae5;}
.background {background-color:#042ae5;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ae5;}

Shades and Tints of #042ae5

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, #000311 is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ae5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707179 is the less saturated color, while #042ae5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ae5 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a3257 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005e62 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0144ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0147ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014b91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population