#42ccf8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccf8 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.4% cyan, 17.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 194.5 degrees, a saturation of 92.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #42ccf8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099f1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#42ccf8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccf8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccf8 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 4377848.

Hex triplet 42ccf8 #42ccf8
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 248 rgb(66,204,248)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 97.3 rgb(25.9%,80%,97.3%)
CMYK 73, 18, 0, 3
HSL 194.5°, 92.9, 61.6 hsl(194.5,92.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.5°, 73.4, 97.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.75, -22.676, -32.21
XYZ 40.778, 51.118, 96.519
xyY 0.216, 0.271, 51.118
CIE-LCH 76.75, 39.391, 234.854
CIE-LUV 76.75, -49.053, -48.886
Hunter-Lab 71.497, -23.311, -29.993
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11111000

Color Schemes with #42ccf8

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Alternatives to #42ccf8

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#42ccf8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccf8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ccf8;}
.background {background-color:#42ccf8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ccf8;}

Shades and Tints of #42ccf8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecfafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccf8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9d9e is the less saturated color, while #42ccf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccf8 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
  • #b4beee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #adbefe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #33d2e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ac3f1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86c3fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #38d0ea Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population