#42cce4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cce4 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.1% cyan, 10.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 188.9 degrees, a saturation of 75% and a lightness of 57.6%. #42cce4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099c9. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

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

#42cce4 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cce4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cce4 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:228 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4377828.

Hex triplet 42cce4 #42cce4
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 228 rgb(66,204,228)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 89.4 rgb(25.9%,80%,89.4%)
CMYK 71, 11, 0, 11
HSL 188.9°, 75, 57.6 hsl(188.9,75%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.9°, 71.1, 89.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.034, -28.875, -22.571
XYZ 37.839, 49.942, 81.04
xyY 0.224, 0.296, 49.942
CIE-LCH 76.034, 36.649, 218.014
CIE-LUV 76.034, -50.315, -31.618
Hunter-Lab 70.67, -28.096, -18.522
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11100100

Color Schemes with #42cce4

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Alternatives to #42cce4

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#42cce4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cce4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cce4;}
.background {background-color:#42cce4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cce4;}

Shades and Tints of #42cce4

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, #020f11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cce4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9799 is the less saturated color, while #29defd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cce4 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
  • #91adb2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bdda Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7bbec Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46cfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc2de Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cc1e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44cee0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population