#42c2eb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2eb is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.9% cyan, 17.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 194.6 degrees, a saturation of 80.9% and a lightness of 59%. #42c2eb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0085d7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#42c2eb color description : Bright cyan.

#42c2eb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2eb has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4375275.

Hex triplet 42c2eb #42c2eb
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 235 rgb(66,194,235)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 92.2 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,92.2%)
CMYK 72, 17, 0, 8
HSL 194.6°, 80.9, 59 hsl(194.6,80.9%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.6°, 71.9, 92.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.374, -21.705, -30.418
XYZ 36.53, 45.737, 85.496
xyY 0.218, 0.273, 45.737
CIE-LCH 73.374, 37.368, 234.49
CIE-LUV 73.374, -46.354, -45.695
Hunter-Lab 67.629, -21.934, -27.613
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11101011

Color Schemes with #42c2eb

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Alternatives to #42c2eb

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#42c2eb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2eb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2eb;}
.background {background-color:#42c2eb;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2eb;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2eb

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f3fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2eb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #92999b is the less saturated color, while #32cafb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2eb 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
  • #8da7af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb6e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6b5f2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #37c8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bae5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #81baef Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3bc6de Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population