#42cbf2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbf2 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 94.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.7% cyan, 16.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.1% black. It has a hue angle of 193.3 degrees, a saturation of 87.1% and a lightness of 60.4%. #42cbf2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0097e5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42cbf2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cbf2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbf2 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:242 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4377586.

Hex triplet 42cbf2 #42cbf2
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 242 rgb(66,203,242)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 94.9 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,94.9%)
CMYK 73, 16, 0, 5
HSL 193.3°, 87.1, 60.4 hsl(193.3,87.1%,60.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.3°, 72.7, 94.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.239, -24.062, -29.78
XYZ 39.625, 50.277, 91.616
xyY 0.218, 0.277, 50.277
CIE-LCH 76.239, 38.286, 231.063
CIE-LUV 76.239, -49.078, -44.502
Hunter-Lab 70.907, -24.334, -26.972
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11110010

Color Schemes with #42cbf2

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Alternatives to #42cbf2

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#42cbf2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbf2

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.text {color:#42cbf2;}
.background {background-color:#42cbf2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbf2;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbf2

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, #010a0d is the darkest color, while #fafdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbf2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979b9d is the less saturated color, while #3acffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbf2 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
  • #b4bde8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afbcf9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #39d1e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc2eb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c2f6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ccee6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population