#042ef8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042ef8 is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 81.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 229.7 degrees, a saturation of 96.8% and a lightness of 49.4%. #042ef8 color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000f1. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 81
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#042ef8 color description : Vivid blue.

#042ef8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042ef8 has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.81, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 274168.

Hex triplet 042ef8 #042ef8
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 248 rgb(4,46,248)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 97.3 rgb(1.6%,18%,97.3%)
CMYK 98, 81, 0, 3
HSL 229.7°, 96.8, 49.4 hsl(229.7,96.8%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.7°, 98.4, 97.3
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 35.51, 64.932, -98.571
XYZ 17.967, 8.756, 89.545
xyY 0.155, 0.075, 8.756
CIE-LCH 35.51, 118.035, 303.374
CIE-LUV 35.51, -11.947, -129.157
Hunter-Lab 29.59, 56.602, -158.71
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11111000

Color Schemes with #042ef8

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Alternatives to #042ef8

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#042ef8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042ef8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042ef8;}
.background {background-color:#042ef8;}
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Shades and Tints of #042ef8

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, #000310 is the darkest color, while #fcfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042ef8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787a84 is the less saturated color, while #042ef8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042ef8 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
  • #2e365e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0059ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005f96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006569 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0149c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014db9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01519d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population