#042daf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042daf is composed of 1.6% red, 17.6% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.7% cyan, 74.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 225.6 degrees, a saturation of 95.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #042daf color hex could be obtained by blending #085aff with #00005f. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 74
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#042daf color description : Dark blue.

#042daf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042daf has RGB values of R:4, G:45, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.74, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 273839.

Hex triplet 042daf #042daf
RGB Decimal 4, 45, 175 rgb(4,45,175)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.6, 68.6 rgb(1.6%,17.6%,68.6%)
CMYK 98, 74, 0, 31
HSL 225.6°, 95.5, 35.1 hsl(225.6,95.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.6°, 97.7, 68.6
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 26.726, 41.384, -70.828
XYZ 8.725, 4.997, 41.06
xyY 0.159, 0.091, 4.997
CIE-LCH 26.726, 82.032, 300.298
CIE-LUV 26.726, -10.121, -87.182
Hunter-Lab 22.354, 30.549, -93.256
Binary 00000100, 00101101, 10101111

Color Schemes with #042daf

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Alternatives to #042daf

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#042daf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042daf

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042daf;}
.background {background-color:#042daf;}
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Shades and Tints of #042daf

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #eef2ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042daf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #57585c is the less saturated color, while #042daf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042daf 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.

  • #303030 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #272f49 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00478a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004b77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005054 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013d97 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01408b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014375 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population