#42c8ef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8ef is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.4% cyan, 16.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 193.5 degrees, a saturation of 84.4% and a lightness of 59.8%. #42c8ef color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091df. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#42c8ef color description : Bright cyan.

#42c8ef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8ef has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 4376815.

Hex triplet 42c8ef #42c8ef
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 239 rgb(66,200,239)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 93.7 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,93.7%)
CMYK 72, 16, 0, 6
HSL 193.5°, 84.4, 59.8 hsl(193.5,84.4%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.5°, 72.4, 93.7
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.261, -23.492, -29.672
XYZ 38.477, 48.695, 89.028
xyY 0.218, 0.276, 48.695
CIE-LCH 75.261, 37.845, 231.631
CIE-LUV 75.261, -48.215, -44.325
Hunter-Lab 69.782, -23.696, -26.795
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11101111

Color Schemes with #42c8ef

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Alternatives to #42c8ef

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#42c8ef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8ef

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.text {color:#42c8ef;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c8ef

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, #01080a is the darkest color, while #f7fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8ef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919da0 is the less saturated color, while #32d1ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8ef 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
  • #90abb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2bbe5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #acbaf6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #39cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89bfe9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85bff3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ccbe3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population