#042e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042e79 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 96.7% cyan, 62% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 93.6% and a lightness of 24.5%. #042e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#042e79 color description : Dark blue.

#042e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042e79 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 274041.

Hex triplet 042e79 #042e79
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 121 rgb(4,46,121)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 47.5 rgb(1.6%,18%,47.5%)
CMYK 97, 62, 0, 53
HSL 218.5°, 93.6, 24.5 hsl(218.5,93.6%,24.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 96.7, 47.5
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 21.431, 19.239, -46.238
XYZ 4.478, 3.36, 18.501
xyY 0.17, 0.128, 3.36
CIE-LCH 21.431, 50.081, 292.591
CIE-LUV 21.431, -9.912, -54.154
Hunter-Lab 18.33, 11.525, -47.011
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #042e79

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Alternatives to #042e79

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#042e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042e79;}
.background {background-color:#042e79;}
.border {border:1px solid #042e79;}

Shades and Tints of #042e79

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3e3f is the less saturated color, while #042e79 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042e79 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222b3a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003c75 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003f66 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004447 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013776 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01396d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013c59 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population