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#0042aa Hex Color Code

#0042aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042aa is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0042aa is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #0042aa has a hue of 217° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.44 nm.

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

#0042aa linear gradient to complementary #72aa00

  1. #0042aa
  2. #425296
  3. #596382
  4. #66746c
  5. #6e8655
  6. #72983a
  7. #72aa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00369b
  2. #003aa0
  3. #003ea5
  4. #0042aa
  5. #1246af
  6. #1d4ab4
  7. #274eb9

Tones

  1. #0042aa
  2. #2c459c
  3. #3c488d
  4. #464b7f
  5. #4d4e71
  6. #525263
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#0042aa to white

  1. #0042aa
  2. #4d5eb9
  3. #767bc7
  4. #999ad5
  5. #bcbbe3
  6. #dddcf1
  7. #ffffff

#0042aa to black

  1. #0042aa
  2. #13378c
  3. #182d6e
  4. #182352
  5. #161a38
  6. #11101f
  7. #000000

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#0042aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042aa foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0042aa">…</p>

#0042aa background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #0042aa">…</p>

#0042aa shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17066
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#0042aa
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#04a ΔE = 0.799
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 170)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.280, b: 0.720
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.186%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760150 / 0xff0042aa
HSL
hsl(217, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.706), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 216.706, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.998%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.722, S: 100.019, L: 31.341
Cubehelix
H: -145.844, S: 1.418, L: 0.226
TSL
T: -1.968, S: 0.453, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 61% (0.612), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 9.201, Y: 6.797, Z: 38.849
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.124, Y: 6.797
CIELab
L: 31.341, a: 25.526, b: -60.230
CIELuv
L: 31.341, u: -14.753, v: -81.355
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.341, C: 65.416, H: 292.968
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.341, C: 82.682, H: 259.722
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.072, a: 17.370, b: -70.097
CIECAM02
J: 21.632, C: 63.050, h: 255.964, Q: 91.635, M: 55.136, s: 77.569, H: 309.006
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.655, jaune: -10.912, green: 2.768
LMS
L: 3.354, M: 5.302, S: 38.325
YCbCr
Y: 65.924, Cb: 183.424, Cr: 91.642
YCgCo
Y: 75.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: -42.500
YDbDr
Y: 58.122, Db: 168.332, Dr: 110.546
YPbPr
Y: 59.430, Pb: 59.590, Pr: -37.784
xvYCC
Y: 67.040, Cb: 180.346, Cr: 94.809
YIQ
Y: 58.122, I: -72.729, Q: 18.402
YUV
Y: 58.122, U: 55.055, V: -50.991
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.851
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.310

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