#42cee6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cee6 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.3% cyan, 10.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 188.8 degrees, a saturation of 76.6% and a lightness of 58%. #42cee6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009dcd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 10
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#42cee6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cee6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cee6 has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4378342.

Hex triplet 42cee6 #42cee6
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 230 rgb(66,206,230)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 90.2 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,90.2%)
CMYK 71, 10, 0, 10
HSL 188.8°, 76.6, 58 hsl(188.8,76.6%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.8°, 71.3, 90.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.685, -29.245, -22.654
XYZ 38.597, 51.011, 82.67
xyY 0.224, 0.296, 51.011
CIE-LCH 76.685, 36.993, 217.763
CIE-LUV 76.685, -50.893, -31.739
Hunter-Lab 71.422, -28.525, -18.633
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11100110

Color Schemes with #42cee6

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Alternatives to #42cee6

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#42cee6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cee6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cee6;}
.background {background-color:#42cee6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cee6;}

Shades and Tints of #42cee6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #effbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cee6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c9a9c is the less saturated color, while #29dfff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cee6 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93afb4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babfdc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9bdee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46d1e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec4e0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dc3eb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44d0e2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population