#42c4fe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4fe is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 99.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74% cyan, 22.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.4% black. It has a hue angle of 198.5 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 62.7%. #42c4fe color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089fd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42c4fe color description : Bright blue.

#42c4fe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4fe has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:254 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4375806.

Hex triplet 42c4fe #42c4fe
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 254 rgb(66,196,254)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 99.6 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,99.6%)
CMYK 74, 23, 0, 0
HSL 198.5°, 98.9, 62.7 hsl(198.5,98.9%,62.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.5°, 74, 99.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.693, -16.623, -38.611
XYZ 39.871, 47.79, 100.884
xyY 0.211, 0.253, 47.79
CIE-LCH 74.693, 42.037, 246.706
CIE-LUV 74.693, -45.922, -60.523
Hunter-Lab 69.131, -18.028, -38.132
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11111110

Color Schemes with #42c4fe

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Alternatives to #42c4fe

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#42c4fe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4fe

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4fe;}
.background {background-color:#42c4fe;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4fe;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4fe

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, #000406 is the darkest color, while #f2fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4fe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa2a6 is the less saturated color, while #42c4fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4fe 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90aab6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9b9f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a0baff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1acddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83bdf8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ebdfe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #28cae8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population