#42d3ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d3ff is composed of 25.9% red, 82.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 17.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 194 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42d3ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a7ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42d3ff color description : Light cyan.

#42d3ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d3ff has RGB values of R:66, G:211, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4379647.

Hex triplet 42d3ff #42d3ff
RGB Decimal 66, 211, 255 rgb(66,211,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.7, 100 rgb(25.9%,82.7%,100%)
CMYK 74, 17, 0, 0
HSL 194°, 100, 62.9 hsl(194,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 194°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 79.02, -23.995, -32.449
XYZ 43.586, 54.963, 102.914
xyY 0.216, 0.273, 54.963
CIE-LCH 79.02, 40.357, 233.518
CIE-LUV 79.02, -51.039, -49.286
Hunter-Lab 74.137, -24.797, -30.408
Binary 01000010, 11010011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42d3ff

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Alternatives to #42d3ff

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#42d3ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d3ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d3ff;}
.background {background-color:#42d3ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d3ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42d3ff

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 #42d3ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a4a8 is the less saturated color, while #42d3ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d3ff 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b5bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bac4f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5c4ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #32d9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec9f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bc9ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #38d6f1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population