#42cce8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cce8 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.6% cyan, 12.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 190.1 degrees, a saturation of 78.3% and a lightness of 58.4%. #42cce8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099d1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42cce8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cce8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cce8 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4377832.

Hex triplet 42cce8 #42cce8
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 232 rgb(66,204,232)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 91 rgb(25.9%,80%,91%)
CMYK 72, 12, 0, 9
HSL 190.1°, 78.3, 58.4 hsl(190.1,78.3%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.1°, 71.6, 91
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.172, -27.657, -24.512
XYZ 38.401, 50.167, 83.999
xyY 0.223, 0.291, 50.167
CIE-LCH 76.172, 36.957, 221.55
CIE-LUV 76.172, -50.06, -35.062
Hunter-Lab 70.829, -27.173, -20.735
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11101000

Color Schemes with #42cce8

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Alternatives to #42cce8

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#42cce8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cce8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cce8;}
.background {background-color:#42cce8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cce8;}

Shades and Tints of #42cce8

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #f1fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cce8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949696 is the less saturated color, while #32d7f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cce8 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
  • #92aeb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bdde Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5bcf0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #43d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc2e2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bc1ed Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42cee2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population