#42c5fb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5fb is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.7% cyan, 21.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 197.5 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #42c5fb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bf7. 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

#42c5fb color description : Bright blue.

#42c5fb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5fb has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4376059.

Hex triplet 42c5fb #42c5fb
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 251 rgb(66,197,251)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 98.4 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,98.4%)
CMYK 74, 22, 0, 2
HSL 197.5°, 95.9, 62.2 hsl(197.5,95.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.5°, 73.7, 98.4
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.858, -18.122, -36.744
XYZ 39.621, 48.052, 98.448
xyY 0.213, 0.258, 48.052
CIE-LCH 74.858, 40.969, 243.748
CIE-LUV 74.858, -46.443, -57.127
Hunter-Lab 69.32, -19.285, -35.68
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11111011

Color Schemes with #42c5fb

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Alternatives to #42c5fb

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#42c5fb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5fb

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Shades and Tints of #42c5fb

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #effaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5fb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba0a2 is the less saturated color, while #42c5fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5fb 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
  • #abb9f1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a2baff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #24cddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bdf5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fbefd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2fcae7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population