#042c79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042c79 is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96.7% cyan, 63.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 219.5 degrees, a saturation of 93.6% and a lightness of 24.5%. #042c79 color hex could be obtained by blending #0858f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 64
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#042c79 color description : Dark blue.

#042c79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042c79 has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.64, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 273529.

Hex triplet 042c79 #042c79
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 121 rgb(4,44,121)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 47.5 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,47.5%)
CMYK 97, 64, 0, 53
HSL 219.5°, 93.6, 24.5 hsl(219.5,93.6%,24.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.5°, 96.7, 47.5
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 20.856, 20.688, -47.179
XYZ 4.401, 3.207, 18.475
xyY 0.169, 0.123, 3.207
CIE-LCH 20.856, 51.516, 293.677
CIE-LUV 20.856, -9.418, -54.47
Hunter-Lab 17.909, 12.527, -48.629
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 01111001

Color Schemes with #042c79

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Alternatives to #042c79

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#042c79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042c79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042c79;}
.background {background-color:#042c79;}
.border {border:1px solid #042c79;}

Shades and Tints of #042c79

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042c79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3e3f is the less saturated color, while #042c79 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042c79 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.

  • #292929 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222a39 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003b73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e64 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004246 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013575 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01376b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013a58 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population