#042e9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042e9c is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.4% cyan, 70.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 223.4 degrees, a saturation of 95% and a lightness of 31.4%. #042e9c color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#042e9c color description : Dark blue.

#042e9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042e9c has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 274076.

Hex triplet 042e9c #042e9c
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 156 rgb(4,46,156)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 61.2 rgb(1.6%,18%,61.2%)
CMYK 97, 71, 0, 39
HSL 223.4°, 95, 31.4 hsl(223.4,95%,31.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.4°, 97.4, 61.2
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 24.888, 33.605, -62.372
XYZ 7.027, 4.38, 31.926
xyY 0.162, 0.101, 4.38
CIE-LCH 24.888, 70.849, 298.315
CIE-LUV 24.888, -10.041, -75.843
Hunter-Lab 20.927, 23.311, -75.801
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 10011100

Color Schemes with #042e9c

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Alternatives to #042e9c

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#042e9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042e9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042e9c;}
.background {background-color:#042e9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #042e9c;}

Shades and Tints of #042e9c

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #eff3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042e9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4f52 is the less saturated color, while #042e9c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042e9c 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
  • #013e80 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01416b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population