#42c8f3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8f3 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 95.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.8% cyan, 17.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 4.7% black. It has a hue angle of 194.6 degrees, a saturation of 88.1% and a lightness of 60.6%. #42c8f3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091e7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42c8f3 color description : Bright cyan.

#42c8f3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8f3 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:243 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4376819.

Hex triplet 42c8f3 #42c8f3
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 243 rgb(66,200,243)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 95.3 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,95.3%)
CMYK 73, 18, 0, 5
HSL 194.6°, 88.1, 60.6 hsl(194.6,88.1%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.6°, 72.8, 95.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.411, -22.229, -31.593
XYZ 39.074, 48.934, 92.175
xyY 0.217, 0.272, 48.934
CIE-LCH 75.411, 38.63, 234.869
CIE-LUV 75.411, -47.968, -47.786
Hunter-Lab 69.953, -22.712, -29.157
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11110011

Color Schemes with #42c8f3

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Alternatives to #42c8f3

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#42c8f3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8f3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8f3;}
.background {background-color:#42c8f3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8f3;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8f3

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, #010b0e is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8f3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9e is the less saturated color, while #3accfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8f3 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91acb5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1bbe9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aabbf9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #34cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88c0ed Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #84bff7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #39cce5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population