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#0042af Hex Color Code

#0042af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042af is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0042af is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #0042af has a hue of 217° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.16 nm.

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#0042af linear gradient to complementary #6eaf00

  1. #0042af
  2. #43539a
  3. #596585
  4. #667770
  5. #6d8958
  6. #6f9c3b
  7. #6eaf00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0036a0
  2. #003aa5
  3. #003eaa
  4. #0042af
  5. #1346b4
  6. #1f4ab9
  7. #284fbe

Tones

  1. #0042af
  2. #2d45a0
  3. #3e4992
  4. #494c83
  5. #505075
  6. #555466
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#0042af to White

  1. #0042af
  2. #4e5ebd
  3. #777bcb
  4. #9b9bd8
  5. #bdbbe5
  6. #dedcf2
  7. #ffffff

#0042af to Black

  1. #0042af
  2. #133790
  3. #192d71
  4. #192354
  5. #161a39
  6. #111020
  7. #000000

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      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
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      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
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      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 6.3%

#0042af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042af foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #0042af">…</p>

#0042af background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0042af">…</p>

#0042af shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17071
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#0042af
LRV
≈ 7.0%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 1.294
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 175)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.274, b: 0.726
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.188%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760145 / 0xff0042af
HSL
hsl(217, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 100%%, 34%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.371), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 217.371, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 30.498%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.145, S: 100.019, L: 31.785
Cubehelix
H: -145.077, S: 1.455, L: 0.228
TSL
T: -1.995, S: 0.454, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 62% (0.623), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 9.683, Y: 6.990, Z: 41.388
xyY
x: 0.167, y: 0.120, Y: 6.990
CIELab
L: 31.785, a: 27.555, b: -62.490
CIELuv
L: 31.785, u: -14.699, v: -84.613
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.785, C: 68.296, H: 293.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.785, C: 85.881, H: 260.145
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.439, a: 19.107, b: -74.306
CIECAM02
J: 21.944, C: 64.664, h: 256.311, Q: 92.292, M: 56.548, s: 78.275, H: 309.183
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.673, jaune: -11.341, green: 2.827
LMS
L: 3.377, M: 5.305, S: 40.825
YCbCr
Y: 66.414, Cb: 185.619, Cr: 91.287
YCgCo
Y: 76.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -43.750
YDbDr
Y: 58.692, Db: 174.997, Dr: 111.631
YPbPr
Y: 59.790, Pb: 62.090, Pr: -38.014
xvYCC
Y: 67.349, Cb: 182.542, Cr: 94.607
YIQ
Y: 58.692, I: -74.335, Q: 19.958
YUV
Y: 58.692, U: 57.235, V: -51.491
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.620
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.401

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