#042b9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042b9e is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.5% cyan, 72.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 224.8 degrees, a saturation of 95.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #042b9e color hex could be obtained by blending #0856ff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 73
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#042b9e color description : Dark blue.

#042b9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042b9e has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.73, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 273310.

Hex triplet 042b9e #042b9e
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 158 rgb(4,43,158)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 62 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,62%)
CMYK 97, 73, 0, 38
HSL 224.8°, 95.1, 31.8 hsl(224.8,95.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.8°, 97.5, 62
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 24.391, 36.322, -64.414
XYZ 7.084, 4.222, 32.787
xyY 0.161, 0.096, 4.222
CIE-LCH 24.391, 73.949, 299.418
CIE-LUV 24.391, -9.493, -77.118
Hunter-Lab 20.547, 25.588, -80.23
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 10011110

Color Schemes with #042b9e

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#042b9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042b9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042b9e;}
.background {background-color:#042b9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #042b9e;}

Shades and Tints of #042b9e

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 #f1f4ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042b9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4f5053 is the less saturated color, while #042b9e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042b9e 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #242c43 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004280 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00466f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004b4e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #01398b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013c80 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population