#42c0ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c0ff is composed of 25.9% red, 75.3% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 24.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42c0ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0081ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 75
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42c0ff color description : Light blue.

#42c0ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c0ff has RGB values of R:66, G:192, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4374783.

Hex triplet 42c0ff #42c0ff
RGB Decimal 66, 192, 255 rgb(66,192,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 75.3, 100 rgb(25.9%,75.3%,100%)
CMYK 74, 25, 0, 0
HSL 200°, 100, 62.9 hsl(200,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.594, -14.184, -40.858
XYZ 39.142, 46.074, 101.433
xyY 0.21, 0.247, 46.074
CIE-LCH 73.594, 43.25, 250.855
CIE-LUV 73.594, -44.489, -64.596
Hunter-Lab 67.878, -15.854, -41.085
Binary 01000010, 11000000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42c0ff

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Alternatives to #42c0ff

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#42c0ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c0ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c0ff;}
.background {background-color:#42c0ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c0ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42c0ff

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, #000507 is the darkest color, while #f3fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c0ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a3a8 is the less saturated color, while #42c0ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c0ff 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa8b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4b6f5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9ab7ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80b9f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7abaff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #18c6e7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population