#42c8f7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8f7 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 96.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.3% cyan, 19% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.1% black. It has a hue angle of 195.6 degrees, a saturation of 91.9% and a lightness of 61.4%. #42c8f7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091ef. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42c8f7 color description : Bright blue.

#42c8f7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8f7 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:247 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4376823.

Hex triplet 42c8f7 #42c8f7
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 247 rgb(66,200,247)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 96.9 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,96.9%)
CMYK 73, 19, 0, 3
HSL 195.6°, 91.9, 61.4 hsl(195.6,91.9%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.6°, 73.3, 96.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.562, -20.957, -33.506
XYZ 39.685, 49.179, 95.392
xyY 0.215, 0.267, 49.179
CIE-LCH 75.562, 39.521, 237.976
CIE-LUV 75.562, -47.724, -51.248
Hunter-Lab 70.128, -21.71, -31.56
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11110111

Color Schemes with #42c8f7

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Alternatives to #42c8f7

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#42c8f7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8f7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8f7;}
.background {background-color:#42c8f7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8f7;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8f7

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, #010e12 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8f7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #95a0a4 is the less saturated color, while #3accff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8f7 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
  • #b0bbed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8bbfd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2fcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88c0f0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83c0fb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #36cce7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population