#42a3fc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a3fc is composed of 25.9% red, 63.9% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 35.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 208.7 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 62.4%. #42a3fc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0047f9. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42a3fc color description : Bright blue.

#42a3fc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a3fc has RGB values of R:66, G:163, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4367356.

Hex triplet 42a3fc #42a3fc
RGB Decimal 66, 163, 252 rgb(66,163,252)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.9, 98.8 rgb(25.9%,63.9%,98.8%)
CMYK 74, 35, 0, 1
HSL 208.7°, 96.9, 62.4 hsl(208.7,96.9%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.7°, 73.8, 98.8
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 65.262, 0.838, -52.33
XYZ 32.911, 34.378, 96.991
xyY 0.2, 0.209, 34.378
CIE-LCH 65.262, 52.337, 270.917
CIE-LUV 65.262, -34.819, -84.674
Hunter-Lab 58.633, -2.416, -57.035
Binary 01000010, 10100011, 11111100

Color Schemes with #42a3fc

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Alternatives to #42a3fc

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#42a3fc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a3fc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a3fc;}
.background {background-color:#42a3fc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a3fc;}

Shades and Tints of #42a3fc

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #f0f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a3fc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9b9fa3 is the less saturated color, while #42a3fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a3fc 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
  • #80a0f6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #66a4fd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b3bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #69a1f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #59a3fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18add5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population