#042d9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042d9e is composed of 1.6% red, 17.6% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.5% cyan, 71.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 224 degrees, a saturation of 95.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #042d9e color hex could be obtained by blending #085aff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#042d9e color description : Dark blue.

#042d9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042d9e has RGB values of R:4, G:45, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 273822.

Hex triplet 042d9e #042d9e
RGB Decimal 4, 45, 158 rgb(4,45,158)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.6, 62 rgb(1.6%,17.6%,62%)
CMYK 97, 72, 0, 38
HSL 224°, 95.1, 31.8 hsl(224,95.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 224°, 97.5, 62
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 24.861, 35.032, -63.638
XYZ 7.159, 4.371, 32.812
xyY 0.161, 0.099, 4.371
CIE-LCH 24.861, 72.643, 298.832
CIE-LUV 24.861, -9.869, -77.084
Hunter-Lab 20.906, 24.537, -78.422
Binary 00000100, 00101101, 10011110

Color Schemes with #042d9e

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Alternatives to #042d9e

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#042d9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042d9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042d9e;}
.background {background-color:#042d9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #042d9e;}

Shades and Tints of #042d9e

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 #f1f5ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042d9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4f5053 is the less saturated color, while #042d9e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042d9e 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.

  • #2e2e2e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262e44 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004382 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004771 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004c4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013b8c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013d81 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01406c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population