#42a2fd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a2fd is composed of 25.9% red, 63.5% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 36% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 209.2 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #42a2fd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0045fb. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42a2fd color description : Bright blue.

#42a2fd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a2fd has RGB values of R:66, G:162, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4367101.

Hex triplet 42a2fd #42a2fd
RGB Decimal 66, 162, 253 rgb(66,162,253)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.5, 99.2 rgb(25.9%,63.5%,99.2%)
CMYK 74, 36, 0, 1
HSL 209.2°, 97.9, 62.5 hsl(209.2,97.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.2°, 73.9, 99.2
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 65.032, 1.762, -53.239
XYZ 32.893, 34.088, 97.769
xyY 0.2, 0.207, 34.088
CIE-LCH 65.032, 53.268, 271.896
CIE-LUV 65.032, -34.447, -86.255
Hunter-Lab 58.385, -1.612, -58.415
Binary 01000010, 10100010, 11111101

Color Schemes with #42a2fd

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Alternatives to #42a2fd

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#42a2fd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a2fd

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.text {color:#42a2fd;}
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Shades and Tints of #42a2fd

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, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f1f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a2fd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa0a5 is the less saturated color, while #42a2fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a2fd 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8094a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ea0f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #63a3fe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #68a0f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #57a3fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18acd5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population