#042c87 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042c87 is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 52.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97% cyan, 67.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.1% black. It has a hue angle of 221.7 degrees, a saturation of 94.2% and a lightness of 27.3%. #042c87 color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #00000f. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 47
    CMYK color chart

#042c87 color description : Dark blue.

#042c87 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042c87 has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:135 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.47. Its decimal value is 273543.

Hex triplet 042c87 #042c87
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 135 rgb(4,44,135)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 52.9 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,52.9%)
CMYK 97, 67, 0, 47
HSL 221.7°, 94.2, 27.3 hsl(221.7,94.2%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.7°, 97, 52.9
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 22.217, 26.569, -53.787
XYZ 5.323, 3.576, 23.33
xyY 0.165, 0.111, 3.576
CIE-LCH 22.217, 59.991, 296.288
CIE-LUV 22.217, -9.452, -63.182
Hunter-Lab 18.91, 17.152, -59.91
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 10000111

Color Schemes with #042c87

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Alternatives to #042c87

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#042c87 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042c87

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042c87;}
.background {background-color:#042c87;}
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Shades and Tints of #042c87

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #eef3fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042c87

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #444547 is the less saturated color, while #042c87 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042c87 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
  • #004549 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #01377d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013973 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013c5f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population