#42cdfa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdfa is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 98% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 18% magenta, 0% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 194.7 degrees, a saturation of 94.8% and a lightness of 62%. #42cdfa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bf5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42cdfa color description : Bright cyan.

#42cdfa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdfa has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:250 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4378106.

Hex triplet 42cdfa #42cdfa
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 250 rgb(66,205,250)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 98 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,98%)
CMYK 74, 18, 0, 2
HSL 194.7°, 94.8, 62 hsl(194.7,94.8%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.7°, 73.6, 98
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.113, -22.55, -32.721
XYZ 41.329, 51.719, 98.242
xyY 0.216, 0.27, 51.719
CIE-LCH 77.113, 39.738, 235.427
CIE-LUV 77.113, -49.276, -49.808
Hunter-Lab 71.916, -23.273, -30.652
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11111010

Color Schemes with #42cdfa

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Alternatives to #42cdfa

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#42cdfa Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cdfa;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cdfa

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #eefaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdfa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9fa0 is the less saturated color, while #42cdfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdfa 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b0b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bfef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aebfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #31d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc4f3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86c4fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #37d1eb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population