#42cdf9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdf9 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.5% cyan, 17.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 194.4 degrees, a saturation of 93.8% and a lightness of 61.8%. #42cdf9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bf3. 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

#42cdf9 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cdf9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdf9 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:249 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4378105.

Hex triplet 42cdf9 #42cdf9
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 249 rgb(66,205,249)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 97.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,97.6%)
CMYK 73, 18, 0, 2
HSL 194.4°, 93.8, 61.8 hsl(194.4,93.8%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.4°, 73.5, 97.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.075, -22.866, -32.244
XYZ 41.172, 51.657, 97.418
xyY 0.216, 0.272, 51.657
CIE-LCH 77.075, 39.529, 234.657
CIE-LUV 77.075, -49.338, -48.944
Hunter-Lab 71.873, -23.523, -30.052
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11111001

Color Schemes with #42cdf9

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Alternatives to #42cdf9

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#42cdf9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdf9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cdf9;}
.background {background-color:#42cdf9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cdf9;}

Shades and Tints of #42cdf9

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 #42cdf9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9e9f is the less saturated color, while #42cdf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdf9 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
  • #b5bfee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aebfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #33d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc4f2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c4fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #38d1eb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population