#42c3ea Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3ea is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 91.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.8% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.2% black. It has a hue angle of 193.9 degrees, a saturation of 80% and a lightness of 58.8%. #42c3ea color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087d5. 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

#42c3ea color description : Bright cyan.

#42c3ea Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3ea has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:234 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4375530.

Hex triplet 42c3ea #42c3ea
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 234 rgb(66,195,234)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 91.8 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,91.8%)
CMYK 72, 17, 0, 8
HSL 193.9°, 80, 58.8 hsl(193.9,80%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.9°, 71.8, 91.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.627, -22.531, -29.489
XYZ 36.609, 46.126, 84.811
xyY 0.219, 0.275, 46.126
CIE-LCH 73.627, 37.111, 232.618
CIE-LUV 73.627, -46.766, -44.024
Hunter-Lab 67.916, -22.635, -26.498
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11101010

Color Schemes with #42c3ea

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Alternatives to #42c3ea

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#42c3ea Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3ea

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3ea;}
.background {background-color:#42c3ea;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3ea;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3ea

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3ea

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939899 is the less saturated color, while #32ccfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3ea 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea8b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeb7e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8b6f1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #39c9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86bbe4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83baee Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3cc7de Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population