#42c6e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6e3 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.9% cyan, 12.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 190.8 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 57.5%. #42c6e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008dc7. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42c6e3 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c6e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6e3 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4376291.

Hex triplet 42c6e3 #42c6e3
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 227 rgb(66,198,227)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 89 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,89%)
CMYK 71, 13, 0, 11
HSL 190.8°, 74.2, 57.5 hsl(190.8,74.2%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.8°, 70.9, 89
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.247, -26.222, -24.756
XYZ 36.302, 47.089, 79.845
xyY 0.222, 0.288, 47.089
CIE-LCH 74.247, 36.062, 223.352
CIE-LUV 74.247, -48.257, -35.56
Hunter-Lab 68.622, -25.658, -20.952
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11100011

Color Schemes with #42c6e3

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Alternatives to #42c6e3

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#42c6e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6e3;}
.background {background-color:#42c6e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6e3;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6e3

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, #020e10 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9698 is the less saturated color, while #29d6fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6e3 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
  • #8fa9af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2b8da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afb7eb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #42cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89bddd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87bce8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42c9dd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population