#42c3f8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3f8 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.4% cyan, 21.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 197.5 degrees, a saturation of 92.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #42c3f8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087f1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42c3f8 color description : Bright blue.

#42c3f8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3f8 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4375544.

Hex triplet 42c3f8 #42c3f8
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 248 rgb(66,195,248)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 97.3 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,97.3%)
CMYK 73, 21, 0, 3
HSL 197.5°, 92.9, 61.6 hsl(197.5,92.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.5°, 73.4, 97.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.166, -18.053, -36.205
XYZ 38.701, 46.962, 95.827
xyY 0.213, 0.259, 46.962
CIE-LCH 74.166, 40.456, 243.498
CIE-LUV 74.166, -45.928, -56.144
Hunter-Lab 68.529, -19.121, -34.937
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11111000

Color Schemes with #42c3f8

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Alternatives to #42c3f8

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#42c3f8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3f8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3f8;}
.background {background-color:#42c3f8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3f8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3f8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecf9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3f8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9d9e is the less saturated color, while #42c3f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3f8 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
  • #aab8ee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a0b8fd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #27cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84bcf2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ebcfb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #30c8e5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population