#042dcc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042dcc is composed of 1.6% red, 17.6% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98% cyan, 77.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 227.7 degrees, a saturation of 96.2% and a lightness of 40.8%. #042dcc color hex could be obtained by blending #085aff with #000099. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#042dcc color description : Strong blue.

#042dcc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042dcc has RGB values of R:4, G:45, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 273868.

Hex triplet 042dcc #042dcc
RGB Decimal 4, 45, 204 rgb(4,45,204)
RGB Percent 1.6, 17.6, 80 rgb(1.6%,17.6%,80%)
CMYK 98, 78, 0, 20
HSL 227.7°, 96.2, 40.8 hsl(227.7,96.2%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.7°, 98, 80
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 30.062, 51.487, -82.434
XYZ 11.885, 6.261, 57.706
xyY 0.157, 0.083, 6.261
CIE-LCH 30.062, 97.192, 301.988
CIE-LUV 30.062, -10.705, -104.074
Hunter-Lab 25.022, 40.996, -119.216
Binary 00000100, 00101101, 11001100

Color Schemes with #042dcc

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Alternatives to #042dcc

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#042dcc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042dcc

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

Shades and Tints of #042dcc

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 #f7f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042dcc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64666c is the less saturated color, while #042dcc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042dcc 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
  • #2a3252 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004e97 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005282 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00585c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0142aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01459d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014884 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population