#042f8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042f8f is composed of 1.6% red, 18.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.2% cyan, 67.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 221.4 degrees, a saturation of 94.6% and a lightness of 28.8%. #042f8f color hex could be obtained by blending #085eff with #00001f. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#042f8f color description : Dark blue.

#042f8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042f8f has RGB values of R:4, G:47, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 274319.

Hex triplet 042f8f #042f8f
RGB Decimal 4, 47, 143 rgb(4,47,143)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18.4, 56.1 rgb(1.6%,18.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 97, 67, 0, 44
HSL 221.4°, 94.6, 28.8 hsl(221.4,94.6%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.4°, 97.2, 56.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 23.808, 27.758, -56.153
XYZ 6.023, 4.042, 26.448
xyY 0.165, 0.111, 4.042
CIE-LCH 23.808, 62.639, 296.305
CIE-LUV 23.808, -10.152, -67.839
Hunter-Lab 20.103, 18.302, -63.928
Binary 00000100, 00101111, 10001111

Color Schemes with #042f8f

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Alternatives to #042f8f

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#042f8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042f8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042f8f;}
.background {background-color:#042f8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #042f8f;}

Shades and Tints of #042f8f

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, #000309 is the darkest color, while #f5f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042f8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #48494b is the less saturated color, while #042f8f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042f8f 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #252d41 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00417e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00446e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00494d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013a84 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013c7a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013f65 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population