#42c6ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ec is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 16.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 193.4 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42c6ec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008dd9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42c6ec color description : Bright cyan.

#42c6ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ec has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4376300.

Hex triplet 42c6ec #42c6ec
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 236 rgb(66,198,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 16, 0, 7
HSL 193.4°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(193.4,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.4°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.571, -23.423, -29.116
XYZ 37.577, 47.599, 86.559
xyY 0.219, 0.277, 47.599
CIE-LCH 74.571, 37.369, 231.184
CIE-LUV 74.571, -47.699, -43.34
Hunter-Lab 68.992, -23.515, -26.092
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42c6ec

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Alternatives to #42c6ec

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#42c6ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ec;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ec;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9c is the less saturated color, while #32cffc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ec 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
  • #90aab2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0b9e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #abb8f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3accdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88bee6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85bdf0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3dc9e1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population