#042ea4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ea4 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.6% cyan, 72% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 224.3 degrees, a saturation of 95.2% and a lightness of 32.9%. #042ea4 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#042ea4 color description : Dark blue.

#042ea4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ea4 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 274084.

Hex triplet 042ea4 #042ea4
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 164 rgb(4,46,164)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 64.3 rgb(1.6%,18%,64.3%)
CMYK 98, 72, 0, 36
HSL 224.3°, 95.2, 32.9 hsl(224.3,95.2%,32.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.3°, 97.6, 64.3
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 25.742, 36.675, -65.829
XYZ 7.727, 4.659, 35.612
xyY 0.161, 0.097, 4.659
CIE-LCH 25.742, 75.356, 299.123
CIE-LUV 25.742, -10.135, -80.645
Hunter-Lab 21.586, 26.118, -82.706
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 10100100

Color Schemes with #042ea4

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Alternatives to #042ea4

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#042ea4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ea4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ea4;}
.background {background-color:#042ea4;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ea4;}

Shades and Tints of #042ea4

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, #00030b is the darkest color, while #f7f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ea4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525356 is the less saturated color, while #042ea4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ea4 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.

  • #2f2f2f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262f46 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004586 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004974 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004e51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013c91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013f85 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01426f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population