#42c4ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4ec is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 16.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 194.1 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42c4ec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089d9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42c4ec color description : Bright cyan.

#42c4ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4ec has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4375788.

Hex triplet 42c4ec #42c4ec
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 236 rgb(66,196,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 17, 0, 7
HSL 194.1°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(194.1,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.1°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 73.992, -22.409, -30.008
XYZ 37.123, 46.691, 86.408
xyY 0.218, 0.274, 46.691
CIE-LCH 73.992, 37.452, 233.249
CIE-LUV 73.992, -46.996, -44.95
Hunter-Lab 68.331, -22.603, -27.144
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42c4ec

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Alternatives to #42c4ec

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#42c4ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4ec;}
.background {background-color:#42c4ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4ec;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4ec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9c is the less saturated color, while #32ccfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4ec 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
  • #aeb7e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8b7f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #38cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87bce6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83bbf0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3cc8e0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population