#42cbe2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbe2 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.8% cyan, 10.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 188.6 degrees, a saturation of 73.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #42cbe2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0097c5. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42cbe2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cbe2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbe2 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:226 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4377570.

Hex triplet 42cbe2 #42cbe2
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 226 rgb(66,203,226)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 88.6 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,88.6%)
CMYK 71, 10, 0, 11
HSL 188.6°, 73.4, 57.3 hsl(188.6,73.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.6°, 70.8, 88.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.673, -28.991, -22.042
XYZ 37.326, 49.358, 79.507
xyY 0.225, 0.297, 49.358
CIE-LCH 75.673, 36.419, 217.245
CIE-LUV 75.673, -50.09, -30.697
Hunter-Lab 70.255, -28.11, -17.919
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11100010

Color Schemes with #42cbe2

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Alternatives to #42cbe2

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#42cbe2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbe2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbe2;}
.background {background-color:#42cbe2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbe2;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbe2

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, #020d0f is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbe2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9597 is the less saturated color, while #29ddfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbe2 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
  • #91adb1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bcd9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7baea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #47cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc1dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cc0e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #45cddf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population