#42cae5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cae5 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 11.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 189.9 degrees, a saturation of 75.8% and a lightness of 57.8%. #42cae5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095cb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42cae5 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cae5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cae5 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4377317.

Hex triplet 42cae5 #42cae5
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 229 rgb(66,202,229)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 89.8 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,89.8%)
CMYK 71, 12, 0, 10
HSL 189.9°, 75.8, 57.8 hsl(189.9,75.8%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.9°, 71.2, 89.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.484, -27.589, -23.946
XYZ 37.506, 49.053, 81.616
xyY 0.223, 0.292, 49.053
CIE-LCH 75.484, 36.532, 220.956
CIE-LUV 75.484, -49.545, -34.079
Hunter-Lab 70.038, -26.977, -20.065
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11100101

Color Schemes with #42cae5

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Alternatives to #42cae5

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#42cae5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cae5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cae5;}
.background {background-color:#42cae5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cae5;}

Shades and Tints of #42cae5

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eefafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cae5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c989b is the less saturated color, while #29dbfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cae5 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
  • #90acb1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bcdb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4baed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cc1df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ac0ea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43cce0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population