#42a1fb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a1fb is composed of 25.9% red, 63.1% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.7% cyan, 35.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 209.2 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #42a1fb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0043f7. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 26
    • G 63
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42a1fb color description : Bright blue.

#42a1fb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a1fb has RGB values of R:66, G:161, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4366843.

Hex triplet 42a1fb #42a1fb
RGB Decimal 66, 161, 251 rgb(66,161,251)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.1, 98.4 rgb(25.9%,63.1%,98.4%)
CMYK 74, 36, 0, 2
HSL 209.2°, 95.9, 62.2 hsl(209.2,95.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.2°, 73.7, 98.4
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 64.652, 1.641, -52.751
XYZ 32.4, 33.61, 96.041
xyY 0.2, 0.207, 33.61
CIE-LCH 64.652, 52.776, 271.781
CIE-LUV 64.652, -34.197, -85.338
Hunter-Lab 57.975, -1.697, -57.638
Binary 01000010, 10100001, 11111011

Color Schemes with #42a1fb

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Alternatives to #42a1fb

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#42a1fb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a1fb

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Shades and Tints of #42a1fb

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000203 is the darkest color, while #eff7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a1fb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9b9fa2 is the less saturated color, while #42a1fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a1fb is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8093a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e9ff5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #63a2fc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #689ff7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #57a2fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18abd4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population