#42c6ea Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ea is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 91.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.8% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.2% black. It has a hue angle of 192.9 degrees, a saturation of 80% and a lightness of 58.8%. #42c6ea color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008dd5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#42c6ea color description : Bright cyan.

#42c6ea Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ea has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:234 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4376298.

Hex triplet 42c6ea #42c6ea
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 234 rgb(66,198,234)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 91.8 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,91.8%)
CMYK 72, 15, 0, 8
HSL 192.9°, 80, 58.8 hsl(192.9,80%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.9°, 71.8, 91.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.498, -24.05, -28.151
XYZ 37.288, 47.484, 85.037
xyY 0.22, 0.28, 47.484
CIE-LCH 74.498, 37.025, 229.491
CIE-LUV 74.498, -47.822, -41.609
Hunter-Lab 68.908, -23.999, -24.932
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11101010

Color Schemes with #42c6ea

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Alternatives to #42c6ea

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#42c6ea Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ea

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ea;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ea;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ea;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ea

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6ea

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939899 is the less saturated color, while #32cffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ea 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90aab1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1b9e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #acb8f1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ccbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88bde4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85bdee Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ec9e0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population