#042c9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042c9c is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.4% cyan, 71.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 224.2 degrees, a saturation of 95% and a lightness of 31.4%. #042c9c color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#042c9c color description : Dark blue.

#042c9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042c9c has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 273564.

Hex triplet 042c9c #042c9c
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 156 rgb(4,44,156)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 61.2 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,61.2%)
CMYK 97, 72, 0, 39
HSL 224.2°, 95, 31.4 hsl(224.2,95%,31.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.2°, 97.4, 61.2
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 24.408, 34.914, -63.165
XYZ 6.95, 4.227, 31.9
xyY 0.161, 0.098, 4.227
CIE-LCH 24.408, 72.172, 298.931
CIE-LUV 24.408, -9.652, -75.912
Hunter-Lab 20.559, 24.364, -77.603
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 10011100

Color Schemes with #042c9c

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Alternatives to #042c9c

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#042c9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042c9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042c9c;}
.background {background-color:#042c9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #042c9c;}

Shades and Tints of #042c9c

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #eff3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042c9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4f52 is the less saturated color, while #042c9c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042c9c 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
  • #004280 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00466f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004b4e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013a8a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013c7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013f6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population