#42c3f9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3f9 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.5% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 197.7 degrees, a saturation of 93.8% and a lightness of 61.8%. #42c3f9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087f3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42c3f9 color description : Bright blue.

#42c3f9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3f9 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:249 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4375545.

Hex triplet 42c3f9 #42c3f9
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 249 rgb(66,195,249)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 97.6 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,97.6%)
CMYK 73, 22, 0, 2
HSL 197.7°, 93.8, 61.8 hsl(197.7,93.8%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.7°, 73.5, 97.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.206, -17.728, -36.681
XYZ 38.856, 47.025, 96.646
xyY 0.213, 0.258, 47.025
CIE-LCH 74.206, 40.741, 244.205
CIE-LUV 74.206, -45.869, -57.008
Hunter-Lab 68.575, -18.862, -35.559
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11111001

Color Schemes with #42c3f9

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Alternatives to #42c3f9

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#42c3f9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3f9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3f9;}
.background {background-color:#42c3f9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3f9;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3f9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edf9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3f9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9e9f is the less saturated color, while #42c3f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3f9 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
  • #90a9b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9b8ef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fb8fe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #25cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84bcf3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7dbcfc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2fc8e5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population