#42bcfd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42bcfd is composed of 25.9% red, 73.7% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 25.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 200.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #42bcfd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0079fb. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

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

#42bcfd color description : Bright blue.

#42bcfd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42bcfd has RGB values of R:66, G:188, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4373757.

Hex triplet 42bcfd #42bcfd
RGB Decimal 66, 188, 253 rgb(66,188,253)
RGB Percent 25.9, 73.7, 99.2 rgb(25.9%,73.7%,99.2%)
CMYK 74, 26, 0, 1
HSL 200.9°, 97.9, 62.5 hsl(200.9,97.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.9°, 73.9, 99.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 72.371, -12.711, -41.69
XYZ 37.955, 44.213, 99.457
xyY 0.209, 0.243, 44.213
CIE-LCH 72.371, 43.585, 253.043
CIE-LUV 72.371, -43.228, -66.071
Hunter-Lab 66.493, -14.473, -42.138
Binary 01000010, 10111100, 11111101

Color Schemes with #42bcfd

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Alternatives to #42bcfd

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#42bcfd Preview

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.text {color:#42bcfd;}
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Shades and Tints of #42bcfd

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 #f1faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42bcfd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa1a5 is the less saturated color, while #42bcfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42bcfd 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca5b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0b3f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #94b4ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7eb6f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #76b7fe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18c3e3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population