#042b8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042b8a is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.1% cyan, 68.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.9% black. It has a hue angle of 222.5 degrees, a saturation of 94.4% and a lightness of 27.8%. #042b8a color hex could be obtained by blending #0856ff with #000015. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 69
    • Y 0
    • K 46
    CMYK color chart

#042b8a color description : Dark blue.

#042b8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042b8a has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.69, Y:0, K:0.46. Its decimal value is 273290.

Hex triplet 042b8a #042b8a
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 138 rgb(4,43,138)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 54.1 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,54.1%)
CMYK 97, 69, 0, 46
HSL 222.5°, 94.4, 27.8 hsl(222.5,94.4%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.5°, 97.1, 54.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 22.26, 28.486, -55.591
XYZ 5.5, 3.588, 24.446
xyY 0.164, 0.107, 3.588
CIE-LCH 22.26, 62.465, 297.131
CIE-LUV 22.26, -9.257, -65.085
Hunter-Lab 18.942, 18.684, -63.258
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 10001010

Color Schemes with #042b8a

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Alternatives to #042b8a

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#042b8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042b8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042b8a;}
.background {background-color:#042b8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #042b8a;}

Shades and Tints of #042b8a

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, #000105 is the darkest color, while #f0f5ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042b8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464648 is the less saturated color, while #042b8a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042b8a 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222a3d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003d78 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004168 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004649 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #01377e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013974 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013c60 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population