#42c5e7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5e7 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 14.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 192.4 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 58.2%. #42c5e7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bcf. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42c5e7 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c5e7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5e7 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4376039.

Hex triplet 42c5e7 #42c5e7
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 231 rgb(66,197,231)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 90.6 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,90.6%)
CMYK 71, 15, 0, 9
HSL 192.4°, 77.5, 58.2 hsl(192.4,77.5%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.4°, 71.4, 90.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.098, -24.483, -27.145
XYZ 36.633, 46.857, 82.711
xyY 0.22, 0.282, 46.857
CIE-LCH 74.098, 36.555, 227.951
CIE-LUV 74.098, -47.655, -39.819
Hunter-Lab 68.452, -24.265, -23.723
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11100111

Color Schemes with #42c5e7

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Alternatives to #42c5e7

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#42c5e7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5e7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5e7;}
.background {background-color:#42c5e7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5e7;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5e7

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5e7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949595 is the less saturated color, while #32cff7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5e7 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
  • #8fa9b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0b8de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #acb7ee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ecad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88bce1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85bceb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3fc8de Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population