#42c9f8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9f8 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.4% cyan, 19% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 195.5 degrees, a saturation of 92.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #42c9f8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0093f1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42c9f8 color description : Bright blue.

#42c9f8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9f8 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4377080.

Hex triplet 42c9f8 #42c9f8
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 248 rgb(66,201,248)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 97.3 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,97.3%)
CMYK 73, 19, 0, 3
HSL 195.5°, 92.9, 61.6 hsl(195.5,92.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.5°, 73.4, 97.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.888, -21.149, -33.54
XYZ 40.072, 49.705, 96.284
xyY 0.215, 0.267, 49.705
CIE-LCH 75.888, 39.651, 237.765
CIE-LUV 75.888, -48.01, -51.307
Hunter-Lab 70.502, -21.922, -31.62
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 11111000

Color Schemes with #42c9f8

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Alternatives to #42c9f8

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#42c9f8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9f8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9f8;}
.background {background-color:#42c9f8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9f8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9f8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecfafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c9f8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9d9e is the less saturated color, while #42c9f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9f8 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92adb6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1bcee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9bcfe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2fd0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88c1f1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83c0fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #36cde8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population