#42c7e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7e1 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.7% cyan, 11.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 189.8 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 57.1%. #42c7e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008fc3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42c7e1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c7e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7e1 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4376545.

Hex triplet 42c7e1 #42c7e1
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 225 rgb(66,199,225)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 88.2 rgb(25.9%,78%,88.2%)
CMYK 71, 12, 0, 12
HSL 189.8°, 72.6, 57.1 hsl(189.8,72.6%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.8°, 70.7, 88.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.469, -27.331, -23.336
XYZ 36.257, 47.438, 78.476
xyY 0.224, 0.293, 47.438
CIE-LCH 74.469, 35.938, 220.491
CIE-LUV 74.469, -48.736, -33.034
Hunter-Lab 68.875, -26.567, -19.341
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11100001

Color Schemes with #42c7e1

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Alternatives to #42c7e1

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#42c7e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7e1;}
.background {background-color:#42c7e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7e1;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7e1

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, #020c0e is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9495 is the less saturated color, while #29d8fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7e1 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
  • #8fa9af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4b9d8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b2b7e9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8abedb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89bde6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43c9dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population