#42c2df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2df is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.4% cyan, 13% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 191.1 degrees, a saturation of 71% and a lightness of 56.7%. #42c2df color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0085bf. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42c2df color description : Bright cyan.

#42c2df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2df has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:223 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4375263.

Hex triplet 42c2df #42c2df
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 223 rgb(66,194,223)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 87.5 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,87.5%)
CMYK 70, 13, 0, 13
HSL 191.1°, 71, 56.7 hsl(191.1,71%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.1°, 70.4, 87.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.936, -25.46, -24.594
XYZ 34.854, 45.067, 76.67
xyY 0.223, 0.288, 45.067
CIE-LCH 72.936, 35.398, 224.009
CIE-LUV 72.936, -47.086, -35.313
Hunter-Lab 67.132, -24.805, -20.722
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11011111

Color Schemes with #42c2df

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Alternatives to #42c2df

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#42c2df Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2df

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2df;}
.background {background-color:#42c2df;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2df;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2df

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, #020a0c is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9293 is the less saturated color, while #29d2f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2df 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
  • #8ca6ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb5d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #acb4e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #42c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87bad9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85b9e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42c5d9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population