#42c2ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2ff is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 199.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42c2ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0085ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42c2ff color description : Light blue.

#42c2ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2ff has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4375295.

Hex triplet 42c2ff #42c2ff
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 255 rgb(66,194,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 100 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,100%)
CMYK 74, 24, 0, 0
HSL 199.4°, 100, 62.9 hsl(199.4,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.4°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.163, -15.244, -39.971
XYZ 39.584, 46.958, 101.58
xyY 0.21, 0.25, 46.958
CIE-LCH 74.163, 42.779, 249.125
CIE-LUV 74.163, -45.176, -62.992
Hunter-Lab 68.526, -16.811, -39.92
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42c2ff

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Alternatives to #42c2ff

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#42c2ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2ff;}
.background {background-color:#42c2ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2ff

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 #42c2ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a3a8 is the less saturated color, while #42c2ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2ff 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90a9b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a6b7f5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9db8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0dccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82bbf9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7cbcff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #20c8e8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population