#42c4f5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4f5 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 96.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.1% cyan, 20% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.9% black. It has a hue angle of 196.4 degrees, a saturation of 89.9% and a lightness of 61%. #42c4f5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089eb. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42c4f5 color description : Bright blue.

#42c4f5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4f5 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:245 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4375797.

Hex triplet 42c4f5 #42c4f5
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 245 rgb(66,196,245)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 96.1 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,96.1%)
CMYK 73, 20, 0, 4
HSL 196.4°, 89.9, 61 hsl(196.4,89.9%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.4°, 73.1, 96.1
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.335, -19.54, -34.329
XYZ 38.464, 47.227, 93.47
xyY 0.215, 0.264, 47.227
CIE-LCH 74.335, 39.5, 240.352
CIE-LUV 74.335, -46.453, -52.743
Hunter-Lab 68.722, -20.357, -32.536
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11110101

Color Schemes with #42c4f5

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Alternatives to #42c4f5

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#42c4f5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4f5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4f5;}
.background {background-color:#42c4f5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4f5;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4f5

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, #010c10 is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4f5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #969ea1 is the less saturated color, while #3ac7fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4f5 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
  • #90aab3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb8eb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3b8fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2dccda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bcef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80bcf8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #34c9e4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population