#42b2f4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b2f4 is composed of 25.9% red, 69.8% green and 95.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73% cyan, 27% magenta, 0% yellow and 4.3% black. It has a hue angle of 202.2 degrees, a saturation of 89% and a lightness of 60.8%. #42b2f4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0065e9. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 26
    • G 70
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42b2f4 color description : Bright blue.

#42b2f4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b2f4 has RGB values of R:66, G:178, B:244 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4371188.

Hex triplet 42b2f4 #42b2f4
RGB Decimal 66, 178, 244 rgb(66,178,244)
RGB Percent 25.9, 69.8, 95.7 rgb(25.9%,69.8%,95.7%)
CMYK 73, 27, 0, 4
HSL 202.2°, 89, 60.8 hsl(202.2,89%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.2°, 73, 95.7
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 69.132, -10.307, -41.883
XYZ 34.492, 39.528, 91.395
xyY 0.209, 0.239, 39.528
CIE-LCH 69.132, 43.132, 256.175
CIE-LUV 69.132, -40.273, -66.286
Hunter-Lab 62.871, -12.096, -42.179
Binary 01000010, 10110010, 11110100

Color Schemes with #42b2f4

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Alternatives to #42b2f4

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#42b2f4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b2f4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b2f4;}
.background {background-color:#42b2f4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b2f4;}

Shades and Tints of #42b2f4

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, #010a0f is the darkest color, while #fbfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b2f4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9f is the less saturated color, while #3ab4fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b2f4 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #879daa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97aaec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #88acf8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00becb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #78adef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6faef6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18b9da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population