#042ed5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ed5 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 83.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.1% cyan, 78.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 227.9 degrees, a saturation of 96.3% and a lightness of 42.5%. #042ed5 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000ab. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 16
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#042ed5 color description : Strong blue.

#042ed5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ed5 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:213 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 274133.

Hex triplet 042ed5 #042ed5
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 213 rgb(4,46,213)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 83.5 rgb(1.6%,18%,83.5%)
CMYK 98, 78, 0, 16
HSL 227.9°, 96.3, 42.5 hsl(227.9,96.3%,42.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.9°, 98.1, 83.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 31.307, 53.934, -85.593
XYZ 13.035, 6.783, 63.569
xyY 0.156, 0.081, 6.783
CIE-LCH 31.307, 101.169, 302.216
CIE-LUV 31.307, -11.055, -109.28
Hunter-Lab 26.044, 43.762, -126.488
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11010101

Color Schemes with #042ed5

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Alternatives to #042ed5

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#042ed5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ed5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ed5;}
.background {background-color:#042ed5;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ed5;}

Shades and Tints of #042ed5

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #edf1ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ed5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a71 is the less saturated color, while #042ed5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ed5 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
  • #005587 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b5f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0144b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0147a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014a8a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population