#42c6ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ff is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 22.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 198.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42c6ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008dff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42c6ff color description : Light blue.

#42c6ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ff has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4376319.

Hex triplet 42c6ff #42c6ff
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 255 rgb(66,198,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 100 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,100%)
CMYK 74, 22, 0, 0
HSL 198.1°, 100, 62.9 hsl(198.1,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.1°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.304, -17.344, -38.197
XYZ 40.486, 48.763, 101.881
xyY 0.212, 0.255, 48.763
CIE-LCH 75.304, 41.95, 245.579
CIE-LUV 75.304, -46.552, -59.777
Hunter-Lab 69.83, -18.713, -37.621
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42c6ff

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Alternatives to #42c6ff

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#42c6ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ff;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ff

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, #000507 is the darkest color, while #f3fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a3a8 is the less saturated color, while #42c6ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ff 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
  • #abbaf5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3bbff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85bef8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80bfff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2acbea Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population