#42c6fc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6fc is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 21.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 197.4 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 62.4%. #42c6fc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008df9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42c6fc color description : Bright blue.

#42c6fc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6fc has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4376316.

Hex triplet 42c6fc #42c6fc
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 252 rgb(66,198,252)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 98.8 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,98.8%)
CMYK 74, 21, 0, 1
HSL 197.4°, 96.9, 62.4 hsl(197.4,96.9%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.4°, 73.8, 98.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.184, -18.317, -36.775
XYZ 40.007, 48.571, 99.357
xyY 0.213, 0.258, 48.571
CIE-LCH 75.184, 41.084, 243.522
CIE-LUV 75.184, -46.73, -57.186
Hunter-Lab 69.693, -19.496, -35.741
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11111100

Color Schemes with #42c6fc

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Alternatives to #42c6fc

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#42c6fc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6fc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6fc;}
.background {background-color:#42c6fc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6fc;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6fc

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, #000304 is the darkest color, while #f0faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6fc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a3 is the less saturated color, while #42c6fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6fc 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91acb6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acbaf2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3bbff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #24cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bef5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80bffd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2fcbe8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population