#42caee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caee is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.3% cyan, 15.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 192.6 degrees, a saturation of 83.5% and a lightness of 59.6%. #42caee color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095dd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42caee color description : Bright cyan.

#42caee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caee has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4377326.

Hex triplet 42caee #42caee
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 238 rgb(66,202,238)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 93.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,93.3%)
CMYK 72, 15, 0, 7
HSL 192.6°, 83.5, 59.6 hsl(192.6,83.5%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.6°, 72.3, 93.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.804, -24.811, -28.301
XYZ 38.796, 49.569, 88.407
xyY 0.219, 0.28, 49.569
CIE-LCH 75.804, 37.636, 228.759
CIE-LUV 75.804, -48.978, -41.849
Hunter-Lab 70.405, -24.849, -25.166
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11101110

Color Schemes with #42caee

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Alternatives to #42caee

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#42caee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caee

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

Shades and Tints of #42caee

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, #010709 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42caee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919c9f is the less saturated color, while #32d3fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caee 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
  • #91acb4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bce4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afbbf5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc1e8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c0f2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ecde4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population