#42c2e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2e3 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.9% cyan, 14.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 192.3 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 57.5%. #42c2e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0085c7. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42c2e3 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c2e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2e3 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4375267.

Hex triplet 42c2e3 #42c2e3
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 227 rgb(66,194,227)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 89 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,89%)
CMYK 71, 15, 0, 11
HSL 192.3°, 74.2, 57.5 hsl(192.3,74.2%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.3°, 70.9, 89
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.079, -24.219, -26.543
XYZ 35.4, 45.285, 79.544
xyY 0.221, 0.283, 45.285
CIE-LCH 73.079, 35.932, 227.621
CIE-LUV 73.079, -46.84, -38.77
Hunter-Lab 67.294, -23.865, -22.977
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11100011

Color Schemes with #42c2e3

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Alternatives to #42c2e3

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#42c2e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2e3

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#42c2e3 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2e3;}
.background {background-color:#42c2e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2e3;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2e3

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, #020d10 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9698 is the less saturated color, while #29d1fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2e3 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
  • #8ca6ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeb5da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aab4ea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3fc7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87badd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #84b9e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40c5da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population