#42caef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caef is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.4% cyan, 15.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 192.8 degrees, a saturation of 84.4% and a lightness of 59.8%. #42caef color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095df. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 6
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#42caef color description : Bright cyan.

#42caef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caef has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 4377327.

Hex triplet 42caef #42caef
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 239 rgb(66,202,239)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 93.7 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,93.7%)
CMYK 72, 15, 0, 6
HSL 192.8°, 84.4, 59.8 hsl(192.8,84.4%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.8°, 72.4, 93.7
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 75.84, -24.499, -28.782
XYZ 38.943, 49.628, 89.183
xyY 0.219, 0.279, 49.628
CIE-LCH 75.84, 37.797, 229.597
CIE-LUV 75.84, -48.916, -42.714
Hunter-Lab 70.447, -24.608, -25.746
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11101111

Color Schemes with #42caef

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Alternatives to #42caef

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#42caef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caef

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42caef;}
.background {background-color:#42caef;}
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Shades and Tints of #42caef

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, #01080a is the darkest color, while #f7fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42caef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919da0 is the less saturated color, while #32d3ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caef 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
  • #92adb5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bce5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afbbf6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3bcfdf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ac1e8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c0f3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3dcde4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population