#42ccf5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccf5 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 96.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.1% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.9% black. It has a hue angle of 193.7 degrees, a saturation of 89.9% and a lightness of 61%. #42ccf5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099eb. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42ccf5 color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccf5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccf5 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:245 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4377845.

Hex triplet 42ccf5 #42ccf5
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 245 rgb(66,204,245)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 96.1 rgb(25.9%,80%,96.1%)
CMYK 73, 17, 0, 4
HSL 193.7°, 89.9, 61 hsl(193.7,89.9%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.7°, 73.1, 96.1
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.638, -23.623, -30.775
XYZ 40.317, 50.933, 94.087
xyY 0.218, 0.275, 50.933
CIE-LCH 76.638, 38.796, 232.49
CIE-LUV 76.638, -49.239, -46.291
Hunter-Lab 71.367, -24.055, -28.208
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11110101

Color Schemes with #42ccf5

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Alternatives to #42ccf5

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#42ccf5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccf5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ccf5;}
.background {background-color:#42ccf5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ccf5;}

Shades and Tints of #42ccf5

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, #010c10 is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccf5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #969ea1 is the less saturated color, while #3ad0fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccf5 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
  • #93aeb7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5beeb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aebefc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #36d2e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc3ee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c3f9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3acfe8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population