#042aff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042aff is composed of 1.6% red, 16.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 83.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 230.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50.8%. #042aff color hex could be obtained by blending #0854ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 16
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 84
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#042aff color description : Vivid blue.

#042aff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042aff has RGB values of R:4, G:42, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.84, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 273151.

Hex triplet 042aff #042aff
RGB Decimal 4, 42, 255 rgb(4,42,255)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.5, 100 rgb(1.6%,16.5%,100%)
CMYK 98, 84, 0, 0
HSL 230.9°, 100, 50.8 hsl(230.9,100%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.9°, 98.4, 100
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 35.791, 68.726, -102.031
XYZ 18.924, 8.9, 95.323
xyY 0.154, 0.072, 8.9
CIE-LCH 35.791, 123.019, 303.963
CIE-LUV 35.791, -11.711, -132.896
Hunter-Lab 29.833, 61.021, -168.559
Binary 00000100, 00101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #042aff

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Alternatives to #042aff

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#042aff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042aff

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

Shades and Tints of #042aff

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 #eff2ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042aff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787b8b is the less saturated color, while #042aff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042aff 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2d345f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005aaf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005f97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0148cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014cbc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0150a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population