#042fb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #042fb5 is composed of 1.6% red, 18.4% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.8% cyan, 74% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 225.4 degrees, a saturation of 95.7% and a lightness of 36.3%. #042fb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #085eff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 2
    • G 18
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 74
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#042fb5 color description : Strong blue.

#042fb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #042fb5 has RGB values of R:4, G:47, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.74, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 274357.

Hex triplet 042fb5 #042fb5
RGB Decimal 4, 47, 181 rgb(4,47,181)
RGB Percent 1.6, 18.4, 71 rgb(1.6%,18.4%,71%)
CMYK 98, 74, 0, 29
HSL 225.4°, 95.7, 36.3 hsl(225.4,95.7%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.4°, 97.8, 71
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 27.83, 42.347, -72.585
XYZ 9.405, 5.394, 44.259
xyY 0.159, 0.091, 5.394
CIE-LCH 27.83, 84.034, 300.26
CIE-LUV 27.83, -10.567, -90.709
Hunter-Lab 23.226, 31.64, -96.726
Binary 00000100, 00101111, 10110101

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Alternatives to #042fb5

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#042fb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #042fb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#042fb5;}
.background {background-color:#042fb5;}
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Shades and Tints of #042fb5

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 #f4f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #042fb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #595b60 is the less saturated color, while #042fb5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #042fb5 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.

  • #313131 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #28314b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00498e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004d7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005356 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #013f9c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #014290 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #014579 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population