#42a2c4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a2c4 is composed of 25.9% red, 63.5% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 17.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 195.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42a2c4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004589. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42a2c4 color description : Moderate blue.

#42a2c4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a2c4 has RGB values of R:66, G:162, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4367044.

Hex triplet 42a2c4 #42a2c4
RGB Decimal 66, 162, 196 rgb(66,162,196)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.5, 76.9 rgb(25.9%,63.5%,76.9%)
CMYK 66, 17, 0, 23
HSL 195.7°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(195.7,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.7°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 62.493, -17.425, -25.741
XYZ 25.128, 30.982, 56.877
xyY 0.222, 0.274, 30.982
CIE-LCH 62.493, 31.084, 235.905
CIE-LUV 62.493, -37.096, -37.506
Hunter-Lab 55.662, -16.825, -21.622
Binary 01000010, 10100010, 11000100

Color Schemes with #42a2c4

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Alternatives to #42a2c4

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#42a2c4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a2c4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a2c4;}
.background {background-color:#42a2c4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a2c4;}

Shades and Tints of #42a2c4

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f5fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a2c4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b878b is the less saturated color, while #09bdfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a2c4 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b8e95 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #939bbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8f9acb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3fa9b6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #759dc1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #739dc9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40a7bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population