#42c4eb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4eb is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.9% cyan, 16.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 193.8 degrees, a saturation of 80.9% and a lightness of 59%. #42c4eb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089d7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 8
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#42c4eb color description : Bright cyan.

#42c4eb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4eb has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4375787.

Hex triplet 42c4eb #42c4eb
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 235 rgb(66,196,235)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 92.2 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,92.2%)
CMYK 72, 17, 0, 8
HSL 193.8°, 80.9, 59 hsl(193.8,80.9%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.8°, 71.9, 92.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.954, -22.724, -29.525
XYZ 36.978, 46.633, 85.645
xyY 0.218, 0.276, 46.633
CIE-LCH 73.954, 37.258, 232.416
CIE-LUV 73.954, -47.057, -44.084
Hunter-Lab 68.288, -22.847, -26.558
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11101011

Color Schemes with #42c4eb

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Alternatives to #42c4eb

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#42c4eb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4eb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4eb;}
.background {background-color:#42c4eb;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4eb;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4eb

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f3fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4eb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #92999b is the less saturated color, while #32cdfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4eb 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
  • #8fa9b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeb7e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9b7f2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #39cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87bce5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83bbef Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3cc8df Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population