#42c3ee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3ee is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.3% cyan, 18.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 83.5% and a lightness of 59.6%. #42c3ee color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087dd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42c3ee color description : Bright blue.

#42c3ee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3ee has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4375534.

Hex triplet 42c3ee #42c3ee
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 238 rgb(66,195,238)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 93.3 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,93.3%)
CMYK 72, 18, 0, 7
HSL 195°, 83.5, 59.6 hsl(195,83.5%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 72.3, 93.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.777, -21.264, -31.417
XYZ 37.19, 46.358, 87.872
xyY 0.217, 0.27, 46.358
CIE-LCH 73.777, 37.937, 235.909
CIE-LUV 73.777, -46.524, -47.488
Hunter-Lab 68.087, -21.652, -28.858
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11101110

Color Schemes with #42c3ee

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Alternatives to #42c3ee

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#42c3ee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3ee

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3ee;}
.background {background-color:#42c3ee;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3ee;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3ee

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, #010709 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3ee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919b9f is the less saturated color, while #32cbfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3ee 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
  • #acb7e5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6b6f4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35cad8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86bbe8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #81bbf2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ac7e0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population