#42d9f1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9f1 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 94.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.6% cyan, 10% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.5% black. It has a hue angle of 188.2 degrees, a saturation of 86.2% and a lightness of 60.2%. #42d9f1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3e3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42d9f1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9f1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9f1 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:241 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4381169.

Hex triplet 42d9f1 #42d9f1
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 241 rgb(66,217,241)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 94.5 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,94.5%)
CMYK 73, 10, 0, 5
HSL 188.2°, 86.2, 60.2 hsl(188.2,86.2%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.2°, 72.6, 94.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.253, -31.249, -23.109
XYZ 42.932, 57.131, 91.979
xyY 0.224, 0.297, 57.131
CIE-LCH 80.253, 38.866, 216.483
CIE-LUV 80.253, -54.033, -32.392
Hunter-Lab 75.585, -30.886, -19.24
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11110001

Color Schemes with #42d9f1

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Alternatives to #42d9f1

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#42d9f1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9f1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9f1;}
.background {background-color:#42d9f1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9f1;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9f1

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, #010a0c is the darkest color, while #f9feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9f1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989b9b is the less saturated color, while #3adff9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9f1 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
  • #99b7bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c8e6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2c6f9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46dbec Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94ceea Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93cdf6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44daed Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population