#042bff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042bff is composed of 1.6% red, 16.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 83.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 230.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50.8%. #042bff color hex could be obtained by blending #0856ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 83
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#042bff color description : Vivid blue.

#042bff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042bff has RGB values of R:4, G:43, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.83, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 273407.

Hex triplet 042bff #042bff
RGB Decimal 4, 43, 255 rgb(4,43,255)
RGB Percent 1.6, 16.9, 100 rgb(1.6%,16.9%,100%)
CMYK 98, 83, 0, 0
HSL 230.7°, 100, 50.8 hsl(230.7,100%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.7°, 98.4, 100
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 35.93, 68.312, -101.799
XYZ 18.96, 8.972, 95.335
xyY 0.154, 0.073, 8.972
CIE-LCH 35.93, 122.595, 303.863
CIE-LUV 35.93, -11.815, -132.948
Hunter-Lab 29.953, 60.571, -167.739
Binary 00000100, 00101011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #042bff

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Alternatives to #042bff

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#042bff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042bff

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

Shades and Tints of #042bff

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, #000104 is the darkest color, while #eff2ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042bff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787b8b is the less saturated color, while #042bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042bff 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3560 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005ab0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006097 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0149cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014cbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0151a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population