#042cab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042cab is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.7% cyan, 74.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 225.6 degrees, a saturation of 95.4% and a lightness of 34.3%. #042cab color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #000057. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 74
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#042cab color description : Dark blue.

#042cab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042cab has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.74, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 273579.

Hex triplet 042cab #042cab
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 171 rgb(4,44,171)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 67.1 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,67.1%)
CMYK 98, 74, 0, 33
HSL 225.6°, 95.4, 34.3 hsl(225.6,95.4%,34.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.6°, 97.7, 67.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 26.06, 40.536, -69.53
XYZ 8.3, 4.767, 39.008
xyY 0.159, 0.092, 4.767
CIE-LCH 26.06, 80.483, 300.242
CIE-LUV 26.06, -9.88, -84.821
Hunter-Lab 21.833, 29.65, -90.649
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 10101011

Color Schemes with #042cab

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Alternatives to #042cab

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#042cab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042cab

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

Shades and Tints of #042cab

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, #000512 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042cab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #55565a is the less saturated color, while #042cab is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042cab 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.

  • #2f2f2f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262e48 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004587 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004975 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004e52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013c94 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013e88 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014272 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population