#042c9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042c9a is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.4% cyan, 71.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 224 degrees, a saturation of 94.9% and a lightness of 31%. #042c9a color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #000035. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#042c9a color description : Dark blue.

#042c9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042c9a has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 273562.

Hex triplet 042c9a #042c9a
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 154 rgb(4,44,154)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 60.4 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,60.4%)
CMYK 97, 71, 0, 40
HSL 224°, 94.9, 31 hsl(224,94.9%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 224°, 97.4, 60.4
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 24.193, 34.144, -62.297
XYZ 6.782, 4.16, 31.016
xyY 0.162, 0.099, 4.16
CIE-LCH 24.193, 71.04, 298.726
CIE-LUV 24.193, -9.626, -74.714
Hunter-Lab 20.395, 23.667, -75.886
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 10011010

Color Schemes with #042c9a

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Alternatives to #042c9a

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#042c9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042c9a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042c9a;}
.background {background-color:#042c9a;}
.border {border:1px solid #042c9a;}

Shades and Tints of #042c9a

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #edf2ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042c9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d4e51 is the less saturated color, while #042c9a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042c9a 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #252d43 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004180 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00456e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004a4d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013989 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013c7e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013f69 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population