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#0042cd Hex Color Code

#0042cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0042cd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0042cd is comprised of 0% red, 25.88% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #0042cd has a hue of 221° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.45 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#0042cd linear gradient to complementary #51cd00

  1. #0042cd
  2. #4959b5
  3. #5e709d
  4. #678783
  5. #699e68
  6. #62b547
  7. #51cd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0035bc
  2. #0039c2
  3. #003dc7
  4. #0042cd
  5. #1847d3
  6. #254bd9
  7. #3050de

Tones

  1. #0042cd
  2. #3748bc
  3. #4b4eab
  4. #57549a
  5. #5f5a89
  6. #646178
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#0042cd to white

  1. #0042cd
  2. #575ed6
  3. #807cdf
  4. #a39be8
  5. #c3bbf0
  6. #e1ddf8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0042cd to black

  1. #0042cd
  2. #1738a8
  3. #1d2d84
  4. #1d2462
  5. #191a41
  6. #131024
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  4. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. Blue Dale B7-B1-3
      #4c48d0
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1351d8
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

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#0042cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0042cd foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0042cd">…</p>

#0042cd background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #0042cd">…</p>

#0042cd shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0042cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
17101
Binary
00000000, 01000010, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#0042cd
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#04c ΔE = 0.681
RGB
rgb(0, 66, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 66, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.244, b: 0.756
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 19.579%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760115 / 0xff0042cd
HSL
hsl(221, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.683), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 220.683, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 33.615%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.973, S: 100.019, L: 34.605
Cubehelix
H: -141.346, S: 1.674, L: 0.241
TSL
T: -2.131, S: 0.463, L: 0.244
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 68% (0.678), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 12.964, Y: 8.302, Z: 58.665
xyY
x: 0.162, y: 0.104, Y: 8.302
CIELab
L: 34.605, a: 39.251, b: -75.493
CIELuv
L: 34.605, u: -14.590, v: -103.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.605, C: 85.087, H: 297.471
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.605, C: 104.486, H: 261.973
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.814, a: 29.885, b: -100.544
CIECAM02
J: 23.966, C: 73.745, h: 257.622, Q: 96.451, M: 64.489, s: 81.769, H: 309.855
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.762, jaune: -13.819, green: 3.270
LMS
L: 3.539, M: 5.330, S: 57.843
YCbCr
Y: 69.354, Cb: 198.789, Cr: 89.157
YCoCg
Y: 84.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 62.112, Db: 214.987, Dr: 118.141
YPbPr
Y: 61.950, Pb: 77.090, Pr: -39.394
xvYCC
Y: 69.204, Cb: 195.718, Cr: 93.395
YIQ
Y: 62.112, I: -83.973, Q: 29.292
YUV
Y: 62.112, U: 70.315, V: -54.491
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.109
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 6.421

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