#42c7e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7e8 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.6% cyan, 14.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 191.9 degrees, a saturation of 78.3% and a lightness of 58.4%. #42c7e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008fd1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42c7e8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c7e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7e8 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4376552.

Hex triplet 42c7e8 #42c7e8
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 232 rgb(66,199,232)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 91 rgb(25.9%,78%,91%)
CMYK 72, 14, 0, 9
HSL 191.9°, 78.3, 58.4 hsl(191.9,78.3%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.9°, 71.6, 91
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.716, -25.176, -26.737
XYZ 37.232, 47.828, 83.609
xyY 0.221, 0.284, 47.828
CIE-LCH 74.716, 36.725, 226.723
CIE-LUV 74.716, -48.298, -39.076
Hunter-Lab 69.158, -24.929, -23.269
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11101000

Color Schemes with #42c7e8

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Alternatives to #42c7e8

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#42c7e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7e8;}
.background {background-color:#42c7e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7e8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7e8

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #f1fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949696 is the less saturated color, while #32d1f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7e8 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90aab1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2b9df Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aeb8ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3fccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89bee2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87bdec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40cadf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population