#42d2ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d2ff is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 17.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 194.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42d2ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a5ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42d2ff color description : Light cyan.

#42d2ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d2ff has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4379391.

Hex triplet 42d2ff #42d2ff
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 255 rgb(66,210,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 100 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,100%)
CMYK 74, 18, 0, 0
HSL 194.3°, 100, 62.9 hsl(194.3,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.3°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 78.734, -23.493, -32.89
XYZ 43.339, 54.468, 102.831
xyY 0.216, 0.271, 54.468
CIE-LCH 78.734, 40.419, 234.462
CIE-LUV 78.734, -50.693, -50.093
Hunter-Lab 73.802, -24.334, -30.95
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42d2ff

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Alternatives to #42d2ff

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#42d2ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d2ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d2ff;}
.background {background-color:#42d2ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d2ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42d2ff

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 #42d2ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a4a8 is the less saturated color, while #42d2ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d2ff 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.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97b4bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9c4f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4c3ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #31d8e8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc9f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ac8ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #37d6f0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population