#42d8fb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8fb is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.7% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 191.4 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #42d8fb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b1f7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42d8fb color description : Bright cyan.

#42d8fb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8fb has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4380923.

Hex triplet 42d8fb #42d8fb
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 251 rgb(66,216,251)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 98.4 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,98.4%)
CMYK 74, 14, 0, 2
HSL 191.4°, 95.9, 62.2 hsl(191.4,95.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.4°, 73.7, 98.4
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.309, -27.721, -28.341
XYZ 44.21, 57.231, 99.978
xyY 0.219, 0.284, 57.231
CIE-LCH 80.309, 39.645, 225.634
CIE-LUV 80.309, -53.028, -41.798
Hunter-Lab 75.651, -28.075, -25.4
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 11111011

Color Schemes with #42d8fb

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Alternatives to #42d8fb

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#42d8fb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8fb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8fb;}
.background {background-color:#42d8fb;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8fb;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8fb

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #effcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8fb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a2 is the less saturated color, while #42d8fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8fb 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99b7be Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0c8f0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdc7ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3cdcec Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92cef4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90cdfd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3edaf1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population