#042bd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042bd9 is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.2% cyan, 80.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 229 degrees, a saturation of 96.4% and a lightness of 43.3%. #042bd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0856ff with #0000b3. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 80
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#042bd9 color description : Vivid blue.

#042bd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042bd9 has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.8, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 273369.

Hex triplet 042bd9 #042bd9
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 217 rgb(4,43,217)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 85.1 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,85.1%)
CMYK 98, 80, 0, 15
HSL 229°, 96.4, 43.3 hsl(229,96.4%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 229°, 98.2, 85.1
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 31.259, 56.758, -87.984
XYZ 13.436, 6.762, 66.239
xyY 0.155, 0.078, 6.762
CIE-LCH 31.259, 104.703, 302.826
CIE-LUV 31.259, -10.752, -111.451
Hunter-Lab 26.004, 46.719, -132.822
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 11011001

Color Schemes with #042bd9

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Alternatives to #042bd9

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#042bd9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042bd9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042bd9;}
.background {background-color:#042bd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #042bd9;}

Shades and Tints of #042bd9

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 #f1f3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042bd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6c73 is the less saturated color, while #042bd9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042bd9 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.

  • #333333 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a3154 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00509c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005587 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b5f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0143b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0146a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01498b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population