#42a3fb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a3fb is composed of 25.9% red, 63.9% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.7% cyan, 35.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #42a3fb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0047f7. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42a3fb color description : Bright blue.

#42a3fb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a3fb has RGB values of R:66, G:163, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4367355.

Hex triplet 42a3fb #42a3fb
RGB Decimal 66, 163, 251 rgb(66,163,251)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.9, 98.4 rgb(25.9%,63.9%,98.4%)
CMYK 74, 35, 0, 2
HSL 208.5°, 95.9, 62.2 hsl(208.5,95.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 73.7, 98.4
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 65.212, 0.489, -51.864
XYZ 32.752, 34.315, 96.159
xyY 0.201, 0.21, 34.315
CIE-LCH 65.212, 51.866, 270.541
CIE-LUV 65.212, -34.861, -83.839
Hunter-Lab 58.579, -2.711, -56.321
Binary 01000010, 10100011, 11111011

Color Schemes with #42a3fb

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Alternatives to #42a3fb

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#42a3fb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a3fb

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Shades and Tints of #42a3fb

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 #42a3fb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9b9fa2 is the less saturated color, while #42a3fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a3fb 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
  • #8094a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #81a0f5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #67a3fc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b3bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6aa1f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5aa3fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18add5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population