#42c6fd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6fd is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 197.6 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #42c6fd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008dfb. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42c6fd color description : Bright blue.

#42c6fd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6fd has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4376317.

Hex triplet 42c6fd #42c6fd
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 253 rgb(66,198,253)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 99.2 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,99.2%)
CMYK 74, 22, 0, 1
HSL 197.6°, 97.9, 62.5 hsl(197.6,97.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.6°, 73.9, 99.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.224, -17.993, -37.25
XYZ 40.166, 48.635, 100.194
xyY 0.213, 0.257, 48.635
CIE-LCH 75.224, 41.368, 244.217
CIE-LUV 75.224, -46.67, -58.05
Hunter-Lab 69.739, -19.236, -36.365
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11111101

Color Schemes with #42c6fd

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Alternatives to #42c6fd

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#42c6fd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6fd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6fd;}
.background {background-color:#42c6fd;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c6fd

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, #000405 is the darkest color, while #f1fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6fd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa2a5 is the less saturated color, while #42c6fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6fd 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
  • #91acb7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acbaf3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3bbff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #21cede Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bef6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80bffe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2dcbe9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population