#42b7ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b7ff is composed of 25.9% red, 71.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 28.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 202.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42b7ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006fff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 72
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42b7ff color description : Light blue.

#42b7ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b7ff has RGB values of R:66, G:183, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4372479.

Hex triplet 42b7ff #42b7ff
RGB Decimal 66, 183, 255 rgb(66,183,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 71.8, 100 rgb(25.9%,71.8%,100%)
CMYK 74, 28, 0, 0
HSL 202.9°, 100, 62.9 hsl(202.9,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.9°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 71.038, -9.338, -44.855
XYZ 37.226, 42.242, 100.794
xyY 0.207, 0.234, 42.242
CIE-LCH 71.038, 45.816, 258.24
CIE-LUV 71.038, -41.411, -71.758
Hunter-Lab 64.994, -11.502, -46.452
Binary 01000010, 10110111, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42b7ff

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Alternatives to #42b7ff

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#42b7ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b7ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b7ff;}
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Shades and Tints of #42b7ff

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f3faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b7ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a2a8 is the less saturated color, while #42b7ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b7ff 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa1b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #99aff6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8bb1ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #79b2f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #71b3ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18bee2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population