#42c8ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8ec is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 15.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 192.7 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42c8ec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091d9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42c8ec color description : Bright cyan.

#42c8ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8ec has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4376812.

Hex triplet 42c8ec #42c8ec
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 236 rgb(66,200,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 15, 0, 7
HSL 192.7°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(192.7,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.7°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.151, -24.432, -28.226
XYZ 38.037, 48.52, 86.713
xyY 0.22, 0.28, 48.52
CIE-LCH 75.151, 37.331, 229.121
CIE-LUV 75.151, -48.401, -41.729
Hunter-Lab 69.656, -24.424, -25.049
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42c8ec

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Alternatives to #42c8ec

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#42c8ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8ec;}
.background {background-color:#42c8ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8ec;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8ec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9c is the less saturated color, while #32d1fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8ec 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90abb2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3bae2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aeb9f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ccddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89bfe6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86bff0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ecbe2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population