#42bffc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42bffc is composed of 25.9% red, 74.9% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 24.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 199.7 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 62.4%. #42bffc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #007ff9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 75
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42bffc color description : Bright blue.

#42bffc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42bffc has RGB values of R:66, G:191, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4374524.

Hex triplet 42bffc #42bffc
RGB Decimal 66, 191, 252 rgb(66,191,252)
RGB Percent 25.9, 74.9, 98.8 rgb(25.9%,74.9%,98.8%)
CMYK 74, 24, 0, 1
HSL 199.7°, 96.9, 62.4 hsl(199.7,96.9%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.7°, 73.8, 98.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.184, -14.642, -39.883
XYZ 38.444, 45.445, 98.836
xyY 0.21, 0.249, 45.445
CIE-LCH 73.184, 42.486, 249.84
CIE-LUV 73.184, -44.315, -62.811
Hunter-Lab 67.413, -16.178, -39.738
Binary 01000010, 10111111, 11111100

Color Schemes with #42bffc

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Alternatives to #42bffc

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#42bffc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42bffc

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

Shades and Tints of #42bffc

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, #000304 is the darkest color, while #f0faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42bffc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a3 is the less saturated color, while #42bffc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42bffc 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea7b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4b5f3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #99b6ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #11c9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80b8f6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79b9fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #22c5e5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population