#42c6f1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6f1 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 94.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.6% cyan, 17.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.5% black. It has a hue angle of 194.7 degrees, a saturation of 86.2% and a lightness of 60.2%. #42c6f1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008de3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42c6f1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c6f1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6f1 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:241 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4376305.

Hex triplet 42c6f1 #42c6f1
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 241 rgb(66,198,241)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 94.5 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,94.5%)
CMYK 73, 18, 0, 5
HSL 194.7°, 86.2, 60.2 hsl(194.7,86.2%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.7°, 72.6, 94.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.758, -21.845, -31.523
XYZ 38.314, 47.894, 90.439
xyY 0.217, 0.271, 47.894
CIE-LCH 74.758, 38.352, 235.279
CIE-LUV 74.758, -47.392, -47.668
Hunter-Lab 69.205, -22.288, -29.038
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11110001

Color Schemes with #42c6f1

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Alternatives to #42c6f1

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#42c6f1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6f1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6f1;}
.background {background-color:#42c6f1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6f1;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6f1

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, #01090c is the darkest color, while #f9fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6f1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989a9b is the less saturated color, while #3acaf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6f1 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
  • #90aab3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb9e7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8b9f7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35ccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87beeb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83bdf5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #39cae3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population