#042492 Color Information

#042492 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #042492. In RGB, it consists of 1.6% Red, 14.1% Green, and 57.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 97.3% Cyan, 75.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 42.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 226.5°, with saturation of 94.7% and lightness of 29.4%. The decimal value for #042492 is 271506, and its nearest "web safe" color is #003399. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #042492 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#042492 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color4, 36, 146 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color1.6%, 14.1%, 57.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.984, 0.859, 0.427 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.973, 0.753, 0, 0.427 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color226.5°, 94.7%, 29.4% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color226.5°, 97.3%, 57.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.869, 3.363, 27.534 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color4, 30, 146 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code271506 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color21.442, 36.241, -61.918 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)21.442, 71.744, 300.341 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color21.442, -8.038, -69.816 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color18.338, 25.039, -76.184 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.160, 0.091, 3.363 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278461586 / 0xff042492 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#003399 Copy

Shades of #042492

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #042492, its pure hue is 226.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 94.7%, and its lightness is 29.4%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #042492, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #000209 to #042289.

Tints of #042492

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #042492, its pure hue is 226.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 94.7%, and its lightness is 29.4%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #042492, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #133198 to #f0f2f9.

Tones of #042492

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #042492, its pure hue is 226.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 94.7%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #042492, which range from #4b4b4b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #002296 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #042492

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #042492! For #042492, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #042492. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #042492

This color, #042492, consists of 1.6% Red, 14.1% Green, and 57.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 4, Green = 36, Blue = 146. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #042492 is 97.3% Cyan, 75.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 42.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R1.6%
C97.3%
G14.1%
M75.3%
B57.3%
Y0.0%
K42.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 4 36 146
Octal 4 44 222
Hexa #04 #24 #92
Binary 00000100 00100100 10010010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 97 75 0 42
Octal 141 113 0 52
Hexa #61 #4b #00 #2a
Binary 01100001 01001011 00000000 00101010

Analogous Colors of #042492

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #042492 — which has hue 226.5° — its analogous colors are located at 196.5° and 256.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #042492.

Triadic Colors of #042492

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #042492 — which has hue 226.5° — its triadic colors are located at 106.5° and 346.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #042492.

Complementary Color of #042492

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #042492 — which has hue 226.5° — its complementary color is located at 46.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #042492.

Split Complementary Colors of #042492

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #042492 — which has hue 226.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 16.5° and 226.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #042492.

Tetradic Colors of #042492

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #042492 — which has hue 226.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 136.5°, 226.5°, 316.5°, and 46.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #042492.

Monochromatic Colors of #042492

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #042492, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #031348 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #0334de (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #042492

We want to make getting started with #042492 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #042492 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #042492 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #042492 with other HTML elements.

#042492 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #042492.
<span style="color: #042492;">The color of this text is #042492.</span>

#042492 Background Color

The background color for this text is #042492.
<div style="background-color: #042492; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #042492.</div>

#042492 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #042492.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #042492;">This color for the shadow of this text is #042492.</span>

#042492 Border Color

This is a div with border color #042492.
<div style="border: #042492 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #042492.</div>

#042492 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #042492 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #042492; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #042492 on a white background.</div></div>

#042492 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #042492 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #042492; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #042492 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #042492 to White

This is a gradient from #042492 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#042492,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#042492,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#042492,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#042492,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #042492 to white.</div>

Gradient from #042492 to Black

This is a gradient from #042492 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#042492,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#042492,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#042492,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#042492,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #042492 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #042492

In addition to using #042492 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #042492 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #042492, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 4, Green = 36, Blue = 146). If you need details about the color coordinates of #042492 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #042492
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(4, 36, 146)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #042492; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #042492; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #042492; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(4, 36, 146);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#042492")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:4, green:36, blue:146, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:4 green:36 blue:146 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(4f, 36f, 146f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(4, 36, 146);
 

#042492 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #042492 the same way. For those with color blindness, #042492 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #042492 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #042492 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #042492 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #042492 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #042492 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 12.6:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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