#42ccec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccec is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 13.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 191.3 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42ccec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099d9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42ccec color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccec has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4377836.

Hex triplet 42ccec #42ccec
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 236 rgb(66,204,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,80%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 14, 0, 7
HSL 191.3°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(191.3,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.3°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.312, -26.428, -26.447
XYZ 38.976, 50.397, 87.026
xyY 0.221, 0.286, 50.397
CIE-LCH 76.312, 37.389, 225.021
CIE-LUV 76.312, -49.806, -38.512
Hunter-Lab 70.991, -26.232, -22.989
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42ccec

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Alternatives to #42ccec

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#42ccec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccec

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9c is the less saturated color, while #32d6fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccec 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
  • #92aeb4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bee2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3bcf3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3fd0e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cc3e5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ac2f1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40cfe4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population