#42c5f8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5f8 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.4% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 196.8 degrees, a saturation of 92.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #42c5f8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bf1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42c5f8 color description : Bright blue.

#42c5f8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5f8 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4376056.

Hex triplet 42c5f8 #42c5f8
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 248 rgb(66,197,248)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 97.3 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,97.3%)
CMYK 73, 21, 0, 3
HSL 196.8°, 92.9, 61.6 hsl(196.8,92.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.8°, 73.4, 97.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.739, -19.091, -35.316
XYZ 39.152, 47.865, 95.977
xyY 0.214, 0.262, 47.865
CIE-LCH 74.739, 40.146, 241.605
CIE-LUV 74.739, -46.622, -54.533
Hunter-Lab 69.184, -20.058, -33.822
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11111000

Color Schemes with #42c5f8

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Alternatives to #42c5f8

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#42c5f8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5f8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5f8;}
.background {background-color:#42c5f8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5f8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5f8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecf9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5f8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9d9e is the less saturated color, while #42c5f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5f8 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
  • #acb9ee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3b9fe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2acddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bdf2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fbdfb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #32cae6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population