#42c2e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2e6 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.3% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 193.2 degrees, a saturation of 76.6% and a lightness of 58%. #42c2e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0085cd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 10
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#42c2e6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c2e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2e6 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4375270.

Hex triplet 42c2e6 #42c2e6
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 230 rgb(66,194,230)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 90.2 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,90.2%)
CMYK 71, 16, 0, 10
HSL 193.2°, 76.6, 58 hsl(193.2,76.6%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.2°, 71.3, 90.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.188, -23.281, -27.999
XYZ 35.818, 45.452, 81.744
xyY 0.22, 0.279, 45.452
CIE-LCH 73.188, 36.414, 230.257
CIE-LUV 73.188, -46.657, -41.366
Hunter-Lab 67.418, -23.149, -24.696
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #42c2e6

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Alternatives to #42c2e6

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#42c2e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2e6;}
.background {background-color:#42c2e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2e6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2e6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #effafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c989c is the less saturated color, while #29d0ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2e6 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8da7ae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #adb5dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9b5ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3cc8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86bae0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83b9ea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ec5dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population