#042b59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042b59 is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 95.5% cyan, 51.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.1% black. It has a hue angle of 212.5 degrees, a saturation of 91.4% and a lightness of 18.2%. #042b59 color hex could be obtained by blending #0856b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 96
    • M 52
    • Y 0
    • K 65
    CMYK color chart

#042b59 color description : Very dark blue.

#042b59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042b59 has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.96, M:0.52, Y:0, K:0.65. Its decimal value is 273241.

Hex triplet 042b59 #042b59
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 89 rgb(4,43,89)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 34.9 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 96, 52, 0, 65
HSL 212.5°, 91.4, 18.2 hsl(212.5,91.4%,18.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.5°, 95.5, 34.9
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 17.803, 7.172, -31.303
XYZ 2.717, 2.475, 9.785
xyY 0.181, 0.165, 2.475
CIE-LCH 17.803, 32.114, 282.904
CIE-LUV 17.803, -9.439, -33.896
Hunter-Lab 15.731, 3.298, -25.869
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 01011001

Color Schemes with #042b59

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Alternatives to #042b59

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#042b59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042b59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042b59;}
.background {background-color:#042b59;}
.border {border:1px solid #042b59;}

Shades and Tints of #042b59

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, #01070e is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042b59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b2e32 is the less saturated color, while #002b5d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042b59 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.

  • #252525 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1e262f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1c3560 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00375b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003b3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #13315d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01335a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013548 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population