#042ec7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ec7 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98% cyan, 76.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 227.1 degrees, a saturation of 96.1% and a lightness of 39.8%. #042ec7 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #00008f. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 77
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#042ec7 color description : Strong blue.

#042ec7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ec7 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.77, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 274119.

Hex triplet 042ec7 #042ec7
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 199 rgb(4,46,199)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 78 rgb(1.6%,18%,78%)
CMYK 98, 77, 0, 22
HSL 227.1°, 96.1, 39.8 hsl(227.1,96.1%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.1°, 98, 78
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 29.669, 49.251, -80.164
XYZ 11.334, 6.102, 54.61
xyY 0.157, 0.085, 6.102
CIE-LCH 29.669, 94.085, 301.566
CIE-LUV 29.669, -10.744, -101.211
Hunter-Lab 24.703, 38.666, -113.778
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11000111

Color Schemes with #042ec7

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Alternatives to #042ec7

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#042ec7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ec7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ec7;}
.background {background-color:#042ec7;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ec7;}

Shades and Tints of #042ec7

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, #000207 is the darkest color, while #f2f5ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ec7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626369 is the less saturated color, while #042ec7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ec7 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
  • #2a3251 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004d96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005181 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00575b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0141a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #01449a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014882 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population