#042ef0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ef0 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 94.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.3% cyan, 80.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.9% black. It has a hue angle of 229.3 degrees, a saturation of 96.7% and a lightness of 47.8%. #042ef0 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000e1. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 81
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#042ef0 color description : Vivid blue.

#042ef0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ef0 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:240 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.81, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 274160.

Hex triplet 042ef0 #042ef0
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 240 rgb(4,46,240)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 94.1 rgb(1.6%,18%,94.1%)
CMYK 98, 81, 0, 6
HSL 229.3°, 96.7, 47.8 hsl(229.3,96.7%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.3°, 98.3, 94.1
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 34.538, 62.499, -95.671
XYZ 16.752, 8.27, 83.147
xyY 0.155, 0.076, 8.27
CIE-LCH 34.538, 114.276, 303.155
CIE-LUV 34.538, -11.732, -124.648
Hunter-Lab 28.757, 53.658, -151.298
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11110000

Color Schemes with #042ef0

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Alternatives to #042ef0

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#042ef0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ef0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ef0;}
.background {background-color:#042ef0;}
.border {border:1px solid #042ef0;}

Shades and Tints of #042ef0

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, #000208 is the darkest color, while #f4f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ef0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #75777f is the less saturated color, while #042ef0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ef0 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e365d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006367 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0148c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014bb4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014f99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population