#42cbed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbed is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 14.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 191.9 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42cbed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0097db. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42cbed color description : Bright cyan.

#42cbed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbed has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4377581.

Hex triplet 42cbed #42cbed
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 237 rgb(66,203,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 14, 0, 7
HSL 191.9°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(191.9,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.9°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.058, -25.622, -27.374
XYZ 38.885, 49.981, 87.714
xyY 0.22, 0.283, 49.981
CIE-LCH 76.058, 37.494, 226.894
CIE-LUV 76.058, -49.392, -40.18
Hunter-Lab 70.697, -25.543, -24.073
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42cbed

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Alternatives to #42cbed

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#42cbed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbed

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

Shades and Tints of #42cbed

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, #010708 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9d is the less saturated color, while #32d5fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbed 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
  • #92adb4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bde3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1bcf4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ed0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc2e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89c1f1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3fcee4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population