#42b4f8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b4f8 is composed of 25.9% red, 70.6% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.4% cyan, 27.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 202.4 degrees, a saturation of 92.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #42b4f8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0069f1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42b4f8 color description : Bright blue.

#42b4f8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b4f8 has RGB values of R:66, G:180, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4371704.

Hex triplet 42b4f8 #42b4f8
RGB Decimal 66, 180, 248 rgb(66,180,248)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.6, 97.3 rgb(25.9%,70.6%,97.3%)
CMYK 73, 27, 0, 3
HSL 202.4°, 92.9, 61.6 hsl(202.4,92.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.4°, 73.4, 97.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 69.877, -10.056, -42.887
XYZ 35.507, 40.575, 94.762
xyY 0.208, 0.237, 40.575
CIE-LCH 69.877, 44.05, 256.804
CIE-LUV 69.877, -40.752, -68.136
Hunter-Lab 63.699, -11.972, -43.615
Binary 01000010, 10110100, 11111000

Color Schemes with #42b4f8

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Alternatives to #42b4f8

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#42b4f8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b4f8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b4f8;}
.background {background-color:#42b4f8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b4f8;}

Shades and Tints of #42b4f8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecf8fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b4f8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9d9e is the less saturated color, while #42b4f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b4f8 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #889fad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #98acf0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #89aefc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #79aff3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6fb0fa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18bbdd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population