#42c6ed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ed is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 16.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 193.7 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42c6ed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008ddb. 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

#42c6ed color description : Bright cyan.

#42c6ed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ed has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4376301.

Hex triplet 42c6ed #42c6ed
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 237 rgb(66,198,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 16, 0, 7
HSL 193.7°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(193.7,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.7°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.608, -23.109, -29.599
XYZ 37.723, 47.658, 87.327
xyY 0.218, 0.276, 47.658
CIE-LCH 74.608, 37.551, 232.019
CIE-LUV 74.608, -47.637, -44.205
Hunter-Lab 69.034, -23.272, -26.676
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42c6ed

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Alternatives to #42c6ed

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#42c6ed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ed;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ed;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ed;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ed

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, #010608 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6ed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9d is the less saturated color, while #32cffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ed 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
  • #b0b9e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aab8f4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #39ccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88bee7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #84bdf1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ccae1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population