#042cec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042cec is composed of 1.6% red, 17.3% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.3% cyan, 81.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 229.7 degrees, a saturation of 96.7% and a lightness of 47.1%. #042cec color hex could be obtained by blending #0858ff with #0000d9. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 17
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 81
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#042cec color description : Vivid blue.

#042cec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042cec has RGB values of R:4, G:44, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.81, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 273644.

Hex triplet 042cec #042cec
RGB Decimal 4, 44, 236 rgb(4,44,236)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.3, 92.5 rgb(1.6%,17.3%,92.5%)
CMYK 98, 81, 0, 7
HSL 229.7°, 96.7, 47.1 hsl(229.7,96.7%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.7°, 98.3, 92.5
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 33.736, 62.203, -94.738
XYZ 16.088, 7.882, 80.026
xyY 0.155, 0.076, 7.882
CIE-LCH 33.736, 113.334, 303.288
CIE-LUV 33.736, -11.384, -122.3
Hunter-Lab 28.075, 53.156, -149.35
Binary 00000100, 00101100, 11101100

Color Schemes with #042cec

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Alternatives to #042cec

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#042cec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042cec

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

Shades and Tints of #042cec

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, #000105 is the darkest color, while #f0f3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042cec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #73757d is the less saturated color, while #042cec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042cec 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.

  • #363636 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c345a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b8f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006165 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0146bf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0149b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014d96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population