#42cbf3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbf3 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 95.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.8% cyan, 16.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 4.7% black. It has a hue angle of 193.6 degrees, a saturation of 88.1% and a lightness of 60.6%. #42cbf3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0097e7. 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

#42cbf3 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cbf3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbf3 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:243 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4377587.

Hex triplet 42cbf3 #42cbf3
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 243 rgb(66,203,243)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 95.3 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,95.3%)
CMYK 73, 16, 0, 5
HSL 193.6°, 88.1, 60.6 hsl(193.6,88.1%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.6°, 72.8, 95.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.276, -23.748, -30.26
XYZ 39.776, 50.338, 92.409
xyY 0.218, 0.276, 50.338
CIE-LCH 76.276, 38.466, 231.876
CIE-LUV 76.276, -49.016, -45.367
Hunter-Lab 70.949, -24.089, -27.559
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11110011

Color Schemes with #42cbf3

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Alternatives to #42cbf3

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#42cbf3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbf3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbf3;}
.background {background-color:#42cbf3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbf3;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbf3

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, #010b0e is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbf3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9e is the less saturated color, while #3acffb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbf3 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93aeb6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bde9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aebdfa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #38d1e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ac2ec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c2f7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3bcee7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population