#042db9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042db9 is composed of 1.6% red, 17.6% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.8% cyan, 75.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 226.4 degrees, a saturation of 95.8% and a lightness of 37.1%. #042db9 color hex could be obtained by blending #085aff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 76
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#042db9 color description : Strong blue.

#042db9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042db9 has RGB values of R:4, G:45, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.76, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 273849.

Hex triplet 042db9 #042db9
RGB Decimal 4, 45, 185 rgb(4,45,185)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.6, 72.5 rgb(1.6%,17.6%,72.5%)
CMYK 98, 76, 0, 27
HSL 226.4°, 95.8, 37.1 hsl(226.4,95.8%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.4°, 97.8, 72.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 27.858, 44.967, -74.916
XYZ 9.744, 5.405, 46.426
xyY 0.158, 0.088, 5.405
CIE-LCH 27.858, 87.375, 300.973
CIE-LUV 27.858, -10.304, -93.049
Hunter-Lab 23.248, 34.13, -102.129
Binary 00000100, 00101101, 10111001

Color Schemes with #042db9

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Alternatives to #042db9

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#042db9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042db9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042db9;}
.background {background-color:#042db9;}
.border {border:1px solid #042db9;}

Shades and Tints of #042db9

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, #00030c is the darkest color, while #f8faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042db9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5d62 is the less saturated color, while #042db9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042db9 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.

  • #313131 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #28304c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00498e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004d7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005356 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013f9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014191 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01457a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population