#42cefe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cefe is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 99.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74% cyan, 18.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.4% black. It has a hue angle of 195.3 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 62.7%. #42cefe color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009dfd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42cefe color description : Bright blue.

#42cefe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cefe has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:254 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4378366.

Hex triplet 42cefe #42cefe
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 254 rgb(66,206,254)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 99.6 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,99.6%)
CMYK 74, 19, 0, 0
HSL 195.3°, 98.9, 62.7 hsl(195.3,98.9%,62.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.3°, 74, 99.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.551, -21.787, -34.182
XYZ 42.203, 52.453, 101.661
xyY 0.215, 0.267, 52.453
CIE-LCH 77.551, 40.535, 237.487
CIE-LUV 77.551, -49.373, -52.46
Hunter-Lab 72.424, -22.728, -32.527
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11111110

Color Schemes with #42cefe

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Alternatives to #42cefe

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#42cefe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cefe

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

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, #000506 is the darkest color, while #f2fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cefe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa3a6 is the less saturated color, while #42cefe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cefe 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95b1bb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5c0f3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afc0ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2dd5e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc5f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87c5fe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #34d2ee Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population