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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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#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

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

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

#0042aa background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #0042aa">…</p>

#0042aa shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

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<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
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: 18.644%, blue: 66.667%
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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