#42c8e7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8e7 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 191.3 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 58.2%. #42c8e7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091cf. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42c8e7 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c8e7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8e7 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4376807.

Hex triplet 42c8e7 #42c8e7
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 231 rgb(66,200,231)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 90.6 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,90.6%)
CMYK 71, 13, 0, 9
HSL 191.3°, 77.5, 58.2 hsl(191.3,77.5%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.3°, 71.4, 90.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 74.972, -25.984, -25.807
XYZ 37.321, 48.233, 82.94
xyY 0.221, 0.286, 48.233
CIE-LCH 74.972, 36.622, 224.804
CIE-LUV 74.972, -48.713, -37.408
Hunter-Lab 69.45, -25.616, -22.191
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11100111

Color Schemes with #42c8e7

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Alternatives to #42c8e7

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#42c8e7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8e7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8e7;}
.background {background-color:#42c8e7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8e7;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8e7

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8e7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949595 is the less saturated color, while #32d2f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8e7 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
  • #b4bade Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b0b9ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #40cddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8abfe1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #88beec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #41cbe0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population