#042ed4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ed4 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.1% cyan, 78.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 227.9 degrees, a saturation of 96.3% and a lightness of 42.4%. #042ed4 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000a9. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#042ed4 color description : Strong blue.

#042ed4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ed4 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 274132.

Hex triplet 042ed4 #042ed4
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 212 rgb(4,46,212)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 83.1 rgb(1.6%,18%,83.1%)
CMYK 98, 78, 0, 17
HSL 227.9°, 96.3, 42.4 hsl(227.9,96.3%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.9°, 98.1, 83.1
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 31.189, 53.606, -85.21
XYZ 12.908, 6.732, 62.903
xyY 0.156, 0.082, 6.732
CIE-LCH 31.189, 100.67, 302.174
CIE-LUV 31.189, -11.032, -108.706
Hunter-Lab 25.947, 43.397, -125.576
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11010100

Color Schemes with #042ed4

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Alternatives to #042ed4

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#042ed4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ed4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ed4;}
.background {background-color:#042ed4;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ed4;}

Shades and Tints of #042ed4

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecf0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ed4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686970 is the less saturated color, while #042ed4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ed4 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a3354 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00509c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005586 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b5e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0143b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0147a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014a89 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population