#42c5fe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5fe is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 99.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74% cyan, 22.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.4% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 62.7%. #42c5fe color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bfd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42c5fe color description : Bright blue.

#42c5fe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5fe has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:254 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4376062.

Hex triplet 42c5fe #42c5fe
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 254 rgb(66,197,254)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 99.6 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,99.6%)
CMYK 74, 22, 0, 0
HSL 198.2°, 98.9, 62.7 hsl(198.2,98.9%,62.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 74, 99.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.978, -17.147, -38.167
XYZ 40.098, 48.243, 100.959
xyY 0.212, 0.255, 48.243
CIE-LCH 74.978, 41.842, 245.808
CIE-LUV 74.978, -46.266, -59.719
Hunter-Lab 69.457, -18.502, -37.561
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11111110

Color Schemes with #42c5fe

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Alternatives to #42c5fe

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#42c5fe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5fe

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5fe;}
.background {background-color:#42c5fe;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5fe;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5fe

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 #42c5fe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa2a6 is the less saturated color, while #42c5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5fe 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
  • #90abb6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aabaf4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a2baff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1dcedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84bef7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fbefe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2acae9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population