#42c9fc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9fc is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 20.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 196.5 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 62.4%. #42c9fc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0093f9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42c9fc color description : Bright blue.

#42c9fc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9fc has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4377084.

Hex triplet 42c9fc #42c9fc
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 252 rgb(66,201,252)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 98.8 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,98.8%)
CMYK 74, 20, 0, 1
HSL 196.5°, 96.9, 62.4 hsl(196.5,96.9%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.5°, 73.8, 98.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.042, -19.869, -35.445
XYZ 40.699, 49.956, 99.588
xyY 0.214, 0.263, 49.956
CIE-LCH 76.042, 40.634, 240.727
CIE-LUV 76.042, -47.767, -54.767
Hunter-Lab 70.68, -20.904, -34.064
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 11111100

Color Schemes with #42c9fc

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Alternatives to #42c9fc

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#42c9fc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9fc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9fc;}
.background {background-color:#42c9fc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9fc;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9fc

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, #000304 is the darkest color, while #f0fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c9fc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a3 is the less saturated color, while #42c9fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9fc 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
  • #92adb7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afbcf2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8bdff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #29d1e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87c1f5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83c1fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #32ceea Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population