#42c7df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7df is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.4% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 189.2 degrees, a saturation of 71% and a lightness of 56.7%. #42c7df color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008fbf. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42c7df color description : Bright cyan.

#42c7df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7df has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:223 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4376543.

Hex triplet 42c7df #42c7df
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 223 rgb(66,199,223)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 87.5 rgb(25.9%,78%,87.5%)
CMYK 70, 11, 0, 13
HSL 189.2°, 71, 56.7 hsl(189.2,71%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.2°, 70.4, 87.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.4, -27.94, -22.36
XYZ 35.986, 47.33, 77.047
xyY 0.224, 0.295, 47.33
CIE-LCH 74.4, 35.786, 218.67
CIE-LUV 74.4, -48.862, -31.312
Hunter-Lab 68.797, -27.025, -18.243
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11011111

Color Schemes with #42c7df

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Alternatives to #42c7df

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#42c7df Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7df

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Shades and Tints of #42c7df

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, #020b0c is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9293 is the less saturated color, while #29d9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7df 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa9ae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4b9d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3b7e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46cbd9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbed9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8abde4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44c9db Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population