#042cd6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042cd6 is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.1% cyan, 79.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 228.6 degrees, a saturation of 96.3% and a lightness of 42.7%. #042cd6 color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #0000ad. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 79
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#042cd6 color description : Strong blue.

#042cd6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042cd6 has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.79, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 273622.

Hex triplet 042cd6 #042cd6
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 214 rgb(4,44,214)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 83.9 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,83.9%)
CMYK 98, 79, 0, 16
HSL 228.6°, 96.3, 42.7 hsl(228.6,96.3%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 228.6°, 98.1, 83.9
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 31.07, 55.295, -86.566
XYZ 13.086, 6.681, 64.215
xyY 0.156, 0.08, 6.681
CIE-LCH 31.07, 102.719, 302.569
CIE-LUV 31.07, -10.806, -109.781
Hunter-Lab 25.848, 45.134, -129.202
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 11010110

Color Schemes with #042cd6

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Alternatives to #042cd6

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#042cd6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042cd6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042cd6;}
.background {background-color:#042cd6;}
.border {border:1px solid #042cd6;}

Shades and Tints of #042cd6

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, #000002 is the darkest color, while #eef1ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042cd6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696a71 is the less saturated color, while #042cd6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042cd6 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.

  • #333333 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a3254 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00509b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005586 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005a5e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0143b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0146a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01498a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population