#42ccf9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccf9 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.5% cyan, 18.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 194.8 degrees, a saturation of 93.8% and a lightness of 61.8%. #42ccf9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099f3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42ccf9 color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccf9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccf9 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:249 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4377849.

Hex triplet 42ccf9 #42ccf9
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 249 rgb(66,204,249)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 97.6 rgb(25.9%,80%,97.6%)
CMYK 73, 18, 0, 2
HSL 194.8°, 93.8, 61.8 hsl(194.8,93.8%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.8°, 73.5, 97.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.788, -22.359, -32.687
XYZ 40.934, 51.18, 97.339
xyY 0.216, 0.27, 51.18
CIE-LCH 76.788, 39.603, 235.626
CIE-LUV 76.788, -48.991, -49.751
Hunter-Lab 71.54, -23.061, -30.593
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11111001

Color Schemes with #42ccf9

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Alternatives to #42ccf9

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#42ccf9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccf9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ccf9;}
.background {background-color:#42ccf9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ccf9;}

Shades and Tints of #42ccf9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edfafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccf9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9e9f is the less saturated color, while #42ccf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccf9 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
  • #b4bfef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #adbeff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #31d2e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ac3f2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86c3fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #37d0ea Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population