#42d3eb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d3eb is composed of 25.9% red, 82.7% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.9% cyan, 10.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 188.5 degrees, a saturation of 80.9% and a lightness of 59%. #42d3eb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a7d7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#42d3eb color description : Bright cyan.

#42d3eb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d3eb has RGB values of R:66, G:211, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4379627.

Hex triplet 42d3eb #42d3eb
RGB Decimal 66, 211, 235 rgb(66,211,235)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.7, 92.2 rgb(25.9%,82.7%,92.2%)
CMYK 72, 10, 0, 8
HSL 188.5°, 80.9, 59 hsl(188.5,80.9%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.5°, 71.9, 92.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 78.311, -30.163, -22.862
XYZ 40.532, 53.741, 86.83
xyY 0.224, 0.297, 53.741
CIE-LCH 78.311, 37.848, 217.161
CIE-LUV 78.311, -52.328, -32.038
Hunter-Lab 73.308, -29.597, -18.91
Binary 01000010, 11010011, 11101011

Color Schemes with #42d3eb

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Alternatives to #42d3eb

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#42d3eb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d3eb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d3eb;}
.background {background-color:#42d3eb;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d3eb;}

Shades and Tints of #42d3eb

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f3fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d3eb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #92999b is the less saturated color, while #32dffb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d3eb 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
  • #95b2b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfc3e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdc1f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46d6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91c9e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90c7f0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44d5e7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population