#042b56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042b56 is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 95.3% cyan, 50% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.3% black. It has a hue angle of 211.5 degrees, a saturation of 91.1% and a lightness of 17.6%. #042b56 color hex could be obtained by blending #0856ac with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 95
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#042b56 color description : Very dark blue.

#042b56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042b56 has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.95, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 273238.

Hex triplet 042b56 #042b56
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 86 rgb(4,43,86)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 33.7 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,33.7%)
CMYK 95, 50, 0, 66
HSL 211.5°, 91.1, 17.6 hsl(211.5,91.1%,17.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.5°, 95.3, 33.7
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 17.577, 5.796, -29.663
XYZ 2.593, 2.425, 9.135
xyY 0.183, 0.171, 2.425
CIE-LCH 17.577, 30.224, 281.056
CIE-LUV 17.577, -9.497, -31.876
Hunter-Lab 15.573, 2.471, -23.878
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 01010110

Color Schemes with #042b56

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Alternatives to #042b56

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#042b56 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042b56

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042b56;}
.background {background-color:#042b56;}
.border {border:1px solid #042b56;}

Shades and Tints of #042b56

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, #01060b is the darkest color, while #f7fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042b56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2a2d30 is the less saturated color, while #012b59 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042b56 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.

  • #242424 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1e252e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f345d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00375b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003b3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #15315a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013259 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013547 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population