#42d9f3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9f3 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 95.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.8% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 4.7% black. It has a hue angle of 188.8 degrees, a saturation of 88.1% and a lightness of 60.6%. #42d9f3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3e7. 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

#42d9f3 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9f3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9f3 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:243 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4381171.

Hex triplet 42d9f3 #42d9f3
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 243 rgb(66,217,243)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 95.3 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,95.3%)
CMYK 73, 11, 0, 5
HSL 188.8°, 88.1, 60.6 hsl(188.8,88.1%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.8°, 72.8, 95.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.321, -30.647, -24.071
XYZ 43.233, 57.251, 93.561
xyY 0.223, 0.295, 57.251
CIE-LCH 80.321, 38.97, 218.147
CIE-LUV 80.321, -53.901, -34.109
Hunter-Lab 75.664, -30.423, -20.349
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11110011

Color Schemes with #42d9f3

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Alternatives to #42d9f3

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#42d9f3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9f3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9f3;}
.background {background-color:#42d9f3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9f3;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9f3

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, #010c0e is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9f3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979d9e is the less saturated color, while #3adefb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9f3 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
  • #99b7bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3c8e8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c1c6fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #45dcec Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94ceec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93cdf8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43dbee Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population