#42ccf6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccf6 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 96.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.2% cyan, 17.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.5% black. It has a hue angle of 194 degrees, a saturation of 90.9% and a lightness of 61.2%. #42ccf6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099ed. 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

#42ccf6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccf6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccf6 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:246 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4377846.

Hex triplet 42ccf6 #42ccf6
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 246 rgb(66,204,246)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 96.5 rgb(25.9%,80%,96.5%)
CMYK 73, 17, 0, 4
HSL 194°, 90.9, 61.2 hsl(194,90.9%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 194°, 73.2, 96.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.676, -23.308, -31.254
XYZ 40.47, 50.994, 94.894
xyY 0.217, 0.274, 50.994
CIE-LCH 76.676, 38.988, 233.286
CIE-LUV 76.676, -49.177, -47.156
Hunter-Lab 71.41, -23.808, -28.801
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11110110

Color Schemes with #42ccf6

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Alternatives to #42ccf6

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#42ccf6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccf6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ccf6;}
.background {background-color:#42ccf6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ccf6;}

Shades and Tints of #42ccf6

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, #010d11 is the darkest color, while #fdffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccf6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #969fa2 is the less saturated color, while #3ad0fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccf6 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94afb8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4beec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aebefc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35d2e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc3ef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c3fa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ad0e9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population