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#0042cb Hex Color Code

#0042cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042cb is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0042cb is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #0042cb has a hue of 220° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.54 nm.

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

#0042cb linear gradient to complementary #54cb00

  1. #0042cb
  2. #4859b3
  3. #5e6f9b
  4. #678682
  5. #699d67
  6. #63b446
  7. #54cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0035ba
  2. #0039c0
  3. #003dc5
  4. #0042cb
  5. #1747d1
  6. #254bd6
  7. #3050dc

Tones

  1. #0042cb
  2. #3748ba
  3. #4a4ea9
  4. #565498
  5. #5e5a88
  6. #636077
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#0042cb to white

  1. #0042cb
  2. #565ed5
  3. #7f7cde
  4. #a29be7
  5. #c2bbef
  6. #e1ddf7
  7. #ffffff

#0042cb to black

  1. #0042cb
  2. #1738a6
  3. #1d2d83
  4. #1d2461
  5. #191a41
  6. #131023
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#0042cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042cb foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #0042cb">…</p>

#0042cb background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #0042cb">…</p>

#0042cb shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17099
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#0042cb
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#04c ΔE = 0.662
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 203)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.245, b: 0.755
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.195%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760117 / 0xff0042cb
HSL
hsl(220, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.493), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 220.493, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 33.402%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.880, S: 100.019, L: 34.409
Cubehelix
H: -141.557, S: 1.659, L: 0.240
TSL
T: -2.123, S: 0.463, L: 0.243
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 12.724, Y: 8.206, Z: 57.402
xyY
x: 0.162, y: 0.105, Y: 8.206
CIELab
L: 34.409, a: 38.497, b: -74.654
CIELuv
L: 34.409, u: -14.587, v: -102.238
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.409, C: 83.995, H: 297.279
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.409, C: 103.273, H: 261.880
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.647, a: 29.151, b: -98.750
CIECAM02
J: 23.823, C: 73.169, h: 257.565, Q: 96.164, M: 63.985, s: 81.571, H: 309.826
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.757, jaune: -13.658, green: 3.236
LMS
L: 3.527, M: 5.328, S: 56.599
YCbCr
Y: 69.158, Cb: 197.911, Cr: 89.299
YCgCo
Y: 83.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: -50.750
YDbDr
Y: 61.884, Db: 212.321, Dr: 117.707
YPbPr
Y: 61.806, Pb: 76.090, Pr: -39.302
xvYCC
Y: 69.080, Cb: 194.840, Cr: 93.476
YIQ
Y: 61.884, I: -83.330, Q: 28.669
YUV
Y: 61.884, U: 69.443, V: -54.291
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 12.725
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 6.919

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