#42c5f7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5f7 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 96.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.3% cyan, 20.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.1% black. It has a hue angle of 196.6 degrees, a saturation of 91.9% and a lightness of 61.4%. #42c5f7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bef. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42c5f7 color description : Bright blue.

#42c5f7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5f7 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:247 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4376055.

Hex triplet 42c5f7 #42c5f7
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 247 rgb(66,197,247)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 96.9 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,96.9%)
CMYK 73, 20, 0, 3
HSL 196.6°, 91.9, 61.4 hsl(196.6,91.9%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.6°, 73.3, 96.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.7, -19.413, -34.839
XYZ 38.997, 47.803, 95.162
xyY 0.214, 0.263, 47.803
CIE-LCH 74.7, 39.883, 240.872
CIE-LUV 74.7, -46.682, -53.667
Hunter-Lab 69.14, -20.314, -33.208
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11110111

Color Schemes with #42c5f7

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Alternatives to #42c5f7

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#42c5f7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5f7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5f7;}
.background {background-color:#42c5f7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5f7;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5f7

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, #010d12 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5f7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #95a0a4 is the less saturated color, while #3ac8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5f7 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
  • #90abb5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb9ed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3b9fd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2bcddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bdf1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80bdfa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #33cae5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population