#42a3fd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a3fd is composed of 25.9% red, 63.9% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #42a3fd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0047fb. 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

#42a3fd color description : Bright blue.

#42a3fd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a3fd has RGB values of R:66, G:163, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4367357.

Hex triplet 42a3fd #42a3fd
RGB Decimal 66, 163, 253 rgb(66,163,253)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.9, 99.2 rgb(25.9%,63.9%,99.2%)
CMYK 74, 36, 0, 1
HSL 208.9°, 97.9, 62.5 hsl(208.9,97.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 73.9, 99.2
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 65.312, 1.186, -52.796
XYZ 33.069, 34.442, 97.828
xyY 0.2, 0.208, 34.442
CIE-LCH 65.312, 52.809, 271.287
CIE-LUV 65.312, -34.778, -85.507
Hunter-Lab 58.687, -2.12, -57.752
Binary 01000010, 10100011, 11111101

Color Schemes with #42a3fd

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Alternatives to #42a3fd

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#42a3fd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a3fd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a3fd;}
.background {background-color:#42a3fd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a3fd;}

Shades and Tints of #42a3fd

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 #42a3fd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa0a5 is the less saturated color, while #42a3fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a3fd 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
  • #80a0f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #65a4fe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b3bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #69a1f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #58a3fe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18add6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population