#42c3f6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3f6 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 96.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.2% cyan, 20.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.5% black. It has a hue angle of 197 degrees, a saturation of 90.9% and a lightness of 61.2%. #42c3f6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087ed. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42c3f6 color description : Bright blue.

#42c3f6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3f6 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:246 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4375542.

Hex triplet 42c3f6 #42c3f6
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 246 rgb(66,195,246)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 96.5 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,96.5%)
CMYK 73, 21, 0, 4
HSL 197°, 90.9, 61.2 hsl(197,90.9%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 197°, 73.2, 96.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.087, -18.7, -35.251
XYZ 38.392, 46.839, 94.201
xyY 0.214, 0.261, 46.839
CIE-LCH 74.087, 39.904, 242.056
CIE-LUV 74.087, -46.046, -54.414
Hunter-Lab 68.439, -19.635, -33.701
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11110110

Color Schemes with #42c3f6

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Alternatives to #42c3f6

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#42c3f6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3f6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3f6;}
.background {background-color:#42c3f6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3f6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3f6

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, #010c11 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3f6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #969fa2 is the less saturated color, while #3ac6fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3f6 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa9b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aab7ec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a1b8fc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2acbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84bbf0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ebcf9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #33c8e4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population