#42d6fd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d6fd is composed of 25.9% red, 83.9% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 192.5 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #42d6fd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00adfb. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#42d6fd color description : Bright cyan.

#42d6fd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d6fd has RGB values of R:66, G:214, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 4380413.

Hex triplet 42d6fd #42d6fd
RGB Decimal 66, 214, 253 rgb(66,214,253)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.9, 99.2 rgb(25.9%,83.9%,99.2%)
CMYK 74, 15, 0, 1
HSL 192.5°, 97.9, 62.5 hsl(192.5,97.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.5°, 73.9, 99.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 79.807, -26.116, -30.175
XYZ 44.018, 56.339, 101.478
xyY 0.218, 0.279, 56.339
CIE-LCH 79.807, 39.908, 229.124
CIE-LUV 79.807, -52.205, -45.136
Hunter-Lab 75.06, -26.674, -27.616
Binary 01000010, 11010110, 11111101

Color Schemes with #42d6fd

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Alternatives to #42d6fd

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#42d6fd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d6fd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d6fd;}
.background {background-color:#42d6fd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d6fd;}

Shades and Tints of #42d6fd

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, #000405 is the darkest color, while #f1fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d6fd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9aa3a5 is the less saturated color, while #42d6fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d6fd 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b6be Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bec6f2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bac6ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #38dbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91ccf6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8eccfe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3bd9f1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population