#042efc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042efc is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 81.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 229.8 degrees, a saturation of 97.6% and a lightness of 50.2%. #042efc color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000f9. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 82
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#042efc color description : Vivid blue.

#042efc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042efc has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.82, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 274172.

Hex triplet 042efc #042efc
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 252 rgb(4,46,252)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 98.8 rgb(1.6%,18%,98.8%)
CMYK 98, 82, 0, 1
HSL 229.8°, 97.6, 50.2 hsl(229.8,97.6%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.8°, 98.4, 98.8
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 35.997, 66.132, -100.007
XYZ 18.594, 9.007, 92.849
xyY 0.154, 0.075, 9.007
CIE-LCH 35.997, 119.895, 303.476
CIE-LUV 35.997, -12.058, -131.405
Hunter-Lab 30.011, 58.076, -162.425
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11111100

Color Schemes with #042efc

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Alternatives to #042efc

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#042efc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042efc

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

Shades and Tints of #042efc

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 #edf0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042efc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #797c87 is the less saturated color, while #042efc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042efc 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3760 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005ab0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006098 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #014acb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014ebc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01529f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population