#42cce1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cce1 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.7% cyan, 9.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 187.9 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 57.1%. #42cce1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099c3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42cce1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cce1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cce1 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4377825.

Hex triplet 42cce1 #42cce1
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 225 rgb(66,204,225)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 88.2 rgb(25.9%,80%,88.2%)
CMYK 71, 9, 0, 12
HSL 187.9°, 72.6, 57.1 hsl(187.9,72.6%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.9°, 70.7, 88.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.932, -29.78, -21.11
XYZ 37.426, 49.777, 78.865
xyY 0.225, 0.3, 49.777
CIE-LCH 75.932, 36.503, 215.332
CIE-LUV 75.932, -50.508, -29.04
Hunter-Lab 70.553, -28.778, -16.889
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11100001

Color Schemes with #42cce1

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Alternatives to #42cce1

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#42cce1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cce1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cce1;}
.background {background-color:#42cce1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cce1;}

Shades and Tints of #42cce1

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, #020d0e is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cce1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9495 is the less saturated color, while #29dffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cce1 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
  • #b9bdd8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8bbe9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48cfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec2db Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dc1e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46cedf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population