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#0042b8 Hex Color Code

#0042b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042b8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0042b8 is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #0042b8 has a hue of 218° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.59 nm.

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#0042b8 linear gradient to complementary #68b800

  1. #0042b8
  2. #4555a2
  3. #5b688c
  4. #677b76
  5. #6c8f5d
  6. #6da43f
  7. #68b800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0035a8
  2. #003aad
  3. #003eb3
  4. #0042b8
  5. #1446bd
  6. #214bc3
  7. #2a4fc8

Tones

  1. #0042b8
  2. #3046a8
  3. #424a99
  4. #4d4f8a
  5. #54537a
  6. #59576b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#0042b8 to white

  1. #0042b8
  2. #515ec5
  3. #7a7bd1
  4. #9d9bdd
  5. #bfbbe8
  6. #dfddf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0042b8 to black

  1. #0042b8
  2. #143797
  3. #1a2d77
  4. #1a2358
  5. #171a3c
  6. #121021
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  9. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  10. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  11. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  12. Apple Barrel

    1. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  13. Delta

    1. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  14. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

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#0042b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042b8 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #0042b8">…</p>

#0042b8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #0042b8">…</p>

#0042b8 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17080
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#0042b8
LRV
≈ 7.4%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 0.811
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 184)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.264, b: 0.736
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 19.049%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760136 / 0xff0042b8
HSL
hsl(218, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (218.478), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 218.478, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.413%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.806, S: 100.019, L: 32.603
Cubehelix
H: -143.814, S: 1.522, L: 0.232
TSL
T: -2.040, S: 0.457, L: 0.234
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 64% (0.641), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 10.597, Y: 7.356, Z: 46.199
xyY
x: 0.165, y: 0.115, Y: 7.356
CIELab
L: 32.603, a: 31.151, b: -66.488
CIELuv
L: 32.603, u: -14.630, v: -90.387
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.603, C: 73.424, H: 295.104
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.603, C: 91.563, H: 260.806
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.121, a: 22.281, b: -82.012
CIECAM02
J: 22.523, C: 67.493, h: 256.825, Q: 93.503, M: 59.021, s: 79.450, H: 309.446
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.703, jaune: -12.102, green: 2.945
LMS
L: 3.423, M: 5.312, S: 45.564
YCbCr
Y: 67.296, Cb: 189.570, Cr: 90.648
YCoCg
Y: 79.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -46.000
YDbDr
Y: 59.718, Db: 186.994, Dr: 113.584
YPbPr
Y: 60.438, Pb: 66.590, Pr: -38.428
xvYCC
Y: 67.906, Cb: 186.495, Cr: 94.244
YIQ
Y: 59.718, I: -77.226, Q: 22.758
YUV
Y: 59.718, U: 61.159, V: -52.391
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.165
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.163

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