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#0042a9 Hex Color Code

#0042a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042a9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0042a9 is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #0042a9 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.5 nm.

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  1. Colorful hoodies on hangers close-up modern design
  2. Shot of dazed man admiring something
  3. Blue vs red torn paper with black  space for text

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0042a9 linear gradient to complementary #71a900

  1. #0042a9
  2. #425295
  3. #586281
  4. #65736c
  5. #6d8555
  6. #719739
  7. #71a900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00369a
  2. #003a9f
  3. #003ea4
  4. #0042a9
  5. #1246ae
  6. #1d4ab3
  7. #264eb8

Tones

  1. #0042a9
  2. #2b459b
  3. #3c488d
  4. #464b7f
  5. #4d4e71
  6. #525263
  7. #555555 / #555

Tints and Shades

#0042a9 to white

  1. #0042a9
  2. #4d5eb8
  3. #757bc6
  4. #999ad5
  5. #bcbbe3
  6. #dddcf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0042a9 to black

  1. #0042a9
  2. #12378b
  3. #182d6e
  4. #182352
  5. #161a37
  6. #10101f
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Atlantic 3
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      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 20-0147 TPM / Diode Blue
      #0045ac
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 10249 C
      #1e4294
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Providence B5-C1-3
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      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  8. Delta

    1. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  9. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  13. Apple Barrel

    1. Cobalt Hue / 20596 / J20411
      #0b479d
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  14. Teknos

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      #1d479b
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  15. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  16. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  17. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  18. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  19. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  20. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  21. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      #134391
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6526
      #2e468e
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
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    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

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#0042a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042a9 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0042a9">…</p>

#0042a9 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #0042a9">…</p>

#0042a9 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17065
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#0042a9
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#04a ΔE = 0.758
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 169)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.281, b: 0.719
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 18.613%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760151 / 0xff0042a9
HSL
hsl(217, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.568), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 216.568, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.899%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.631, S: 100.019, L: 31.254
Cubehelix
H: -146.003, S: 1.411, L: 0.226
TSL
T: -1.963, S: 0.453, L: 0.227
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 61% (0.609), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 9.107, Y: 6.760, Z: 38.353
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.125, Y: 6.760
CIELab
L: 31.254, a: 25.117, b: -59.775
CIELuv
L: 31.254, u: -14.765, v: -80.699
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.254, C: 64.837, H: 292.792
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.254, C: 82.039, H: 259.631
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.000, a: 17.025, b: -69.262
CIECAM02
J: 21.571, C: 62.723, h: 255.889, Q: 91.505, M: 54.850, s: 77.422, H: 308.967
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.652, jaune: -10.825, green: 2.756
LMS
L: 3.349, M: 5.301, S: 37.836
YCbCr
Y: 65.826, Cb: 182.985, Cr: 91.713
YCoCg
Y: 75.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -42.250
YDbDr
Y: 58.008, Db: 166.999, Dr: 110.329
YPbPr
Y: 59.358, Pb: 59.090, Pr: -37.738
xvYCC
Y: 66.978, Cb: 179.907, Cr: 94.850
YIQ
Y: 58.008, I: -72.407, Q: 18.091
YUV
Y: 58.008, U: 54.619, V: -50.891
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.709
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.327

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