#42c4fa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4fa is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 98% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 21.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 197.6 degrees, a saturation of 94.8% and a lightness of 62%. #42c4fa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089f5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42c4fa color description : Bright blue.

#42c4fa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4fa has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:250 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4375802.

Hex triplet 42c4fa #42c4fa
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 250 rgb(66,196,250)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 98 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,98%)
CMYK 74, 22, 0, 2
HSL 197.6°, 94.8, 62 hsl(197.6,94.8%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.6°, 73.6, 98
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.532, -17.925, -36.713
XYZ 39.238, 47.537, 97.545
xyY 0.213, 0.258, 47.537
CIE-LCH 74.532, 40.855, 243.976
CIE-LUV 74.532, -46.157, -57.068
Hunter-Lab 68.947, -19.073, -35.619
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11111010

Color Schemes with #42c4fa

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #42c4fa

Below, you can see some colors close to #42c4fa. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#42c4fa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4fa

This text has a font color of #42c4fa.

<span style="color:#42c4fa;">Text here</span>
#42c4fa background color

This paragraph has a background color of #42c4fa.

<p style="background-color:#42c4fa;">Content here</p>
#42c4fa border color

This element has a border color of #42c4fa.

<div style="border:1px solid #42c4fa;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4fa;}
.background {background-color:#42c4fa;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4fa;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4fa

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #eefaff is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #42c4fa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9fa0 is the less saturated color, while #42c4fa is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4fa 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
  • #90aab4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aab9f0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a1b9ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #24ccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84bdf4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ebdfd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2fc9e6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population