#42cefc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cefc is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 98.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 18.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 194.8 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 62.4%. #42cefc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009df9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 1
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#42cefc color description : Bright cyan.

#42cefc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cefc has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:252 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4378364.

Hex triplet 42cefc #42cefc
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 252 rgb(66,206,252)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 98.8 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,98.8%)
CMYK 74, 18, 0, 1
HSL 194.8°, 96.9, 62.4 hsl(194.8,96.9%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.8°, 73.8, 98.8
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.475, -22.422, -33.231
XYZ 41.884, 52.325, 99.983
xyY 0.216, 0.269, 52.325
CIE-LCH 77.475, 40.088, 235.991
CIE-LUV 77.475, -49.498, -50.731
Hunter-Lab 72.336, -23.234, -31.315
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11111100

Color Schemes with #42cefc

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Alternatives to #42cefc

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#42cefc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cefc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cefc;}
.background {background-color:#42cefc;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cefc

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, #000304 is the darkest color, while #f0fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cefc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a3 is the less saturated color, while #42cefc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cefc 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
  • #94b0ba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5c0f1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afc0ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30d4e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc5f5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c5fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #36d2ed Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population