#042cc8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042cc8 is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98% cyan, 78% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 227.8 degrees, a saturation of 96.1% and a lightness of 40%. #042cc8 color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #000091. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#042cc8 color description : Strong blue.

#042cc8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042cc8 has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 273608.

Hex triplet 042cc8 #042cc8
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 200 rgb(4,44,200)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 78.4 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,78.4%)
CMYK 98, 78, 0, 22
HSL 227.8°, 96.1, 40 hsl(227.8,96.1%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.8°, 98, 78.4
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 29.403, 50.689, -81.191
XYZ 11.374, 5.996, 55.198
xyY 0.157, 0.083, 5.996
CIE-LCH 29.403, 95.715, 301.977
CIE-LUV 29.403, -10.469, -101.733
Hunter-Lab 24.487, 40.057, -116.507
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 11001000

Color Schemes with #042cc8

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Alternatives to #042cc8

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#042cc8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042cc8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042cc8;}
.background {background-color:#042cc8;}
.border {border:1px solid #042cc8;}

Shades and Tints of #042cc8

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, #000208 is the darkest color, while #f3f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042cc8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #62646a is the less saturated color, while #042cc8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042cc8 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.

  • #323232 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #293150 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004c94 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005180 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00565a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0140a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01439a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014782 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population