#42cfff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cfff is composed of 25.9% red, 81.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 18.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 195.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42cfff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009fff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42cfff color description : Light blue.

#42cfff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cfff has RGB values of R:66, G:207, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4378623.

Hex triplet 42cfff #42cfff
RGB Decimal 66, 207, 255 rgb(66,207,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 81.2, 100 rgb(25.9%,81.2%,100%)
CMYK 74, 19, 0, 0
HSL 195.2°, 100, 62.9 hsl(195.2,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.2°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.875, -21.977, -34.215
XYZ 42.605, 53, 102.587
xyY 0.215, 0.267, 53
CIE-LCH 77.875, 40.665, 237.287
CIE-LUV 77.875, -49.657, -52.517
Hunter-Lab 72.801, -22.94, -32.587
Binary 01000010, 11001111, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42cfff

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Alternatives to #42cfff

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#42cfff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cfff

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

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, #000507 is the darkest color, while #f3fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cfff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a4a8 is the less saturated color, while #42cfff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cfff 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
  • #b5c1f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b0c1ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2dd6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bc6f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #88c6ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #34d3ef Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population