#042efe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042efe is composed of 1.6% red, 18% green and 99.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 81.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.4% black. It has a hue angle of 229.9 degrees, a saturation of 99.2% and a lightness of 50.6%. #042efe color hex could be obtained by blending #085cff with #0000fd. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 82
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#042efe color description : Vivid blue.

#042efe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042efe has RGB values of R:4, G:46, B:254 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.82, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 274174.

Hex triplet 042efe #042efe
RGB Decimal 4, 46, 254 rgb(4,46,254)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18, 99.6 rgb(1.6%,18%,99.6%)
CMYK 98, 82, 0, 0
HSL 229.9°, 99.2, 50.6 hsl(229.9,99.2%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.9°, 98.4, 99.6
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 36.241, 66.729, -100.722
XYZ 18.913, 9.134, 94.527
xyY 0.154, 0.075, 9.134
CIE-LCH 36.241, 120.821, 303.525
CIE-LUV 36.241, -12.113, -132.527
Hunter-Lab 30.223, 58.813, -164.285
Binary 00000100, 00101110, 11111110

Color Schemes with #042efe

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Alternatives to #042efe

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#042efe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042efe

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

Shades and Tints of #042efe

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #eef1ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042efe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787b8a is the less saturated color, while #042efe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042efe 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
  • #005bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006099 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00676b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #014acd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014ebd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0152a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population