#42d8f2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8f2 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 94.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.7% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.1% black. It has a hue angle of 188.9 degrees, a saturation of 87.1% and a lightness of 60.4%. #42d8f2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b1e5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42d8f2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d8f2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8f2 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:242 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4380914.

Hex triplet 42d8f2 #42d8f2
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 242 rgb(66,216,242)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 94.9 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,94.9%)
CMYK 73, 11, 0, 5
HSL 188.9°, 87.1, 60.4 hsl(188.9,87.1%,60.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.9°, 72.7, 94.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 79.998, -30.467, -24.03
XYZ 42.825, 56.677, 92.682
xyY 0.223, 0.295, 56.677
CIE-LCH 79.998, 38.803, 218.265
CIE-LUV 79.998, -53.618, -34.05
Hunter-Lab 75.284, -30.208, -20.293
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 11110010

Color Schemes with #42d8f2

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Alternatives to #42d8f2

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#42d8f2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8f2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8f2;}
.background {background-color:#42d8f2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8f2;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8f2

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, #010b0d is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8f2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9d is the less saturated color, while #3addfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8f2 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
  • #98b6bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2c7e7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0c5fa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #45dbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94cdeb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92ccf7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43daed Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population