#42daf6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42daf6 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 96.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.2% cyan, 11.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.5% black. It has a hue angle of 189.3 degrees, a saturation of 90.9% and a lightness of 61.2%. #42daf6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b5ed. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42daf6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42daf6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42daf6 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:246 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4381430.

Hex triplet 42daf6 #42daf6
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 246 rgb(66,218,246)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 96.5 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,96.5%)
CMYK 73, 11, 0, 4
HSL 189.3°, 90.9, 61.2 hsl(189.3,90.9%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.3°, 73.2, 96.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.711, -30.223, -25.07
XYZ 43.948, 57.951, 96.053
xyY 0.222, 0.293, 57.951
CIE-LCH 80.711, 39.267, 219.676
CIE-LUV 80.711, -54.05, -35.885
Hunter-Lab 76.125, -30.17, -21.523
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11110110

Color Schemes with #42daf6

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Alternatives to #42daf6

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#42daf6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42daf6

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42daf6

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, #010e11 is the darkest color, while #fdffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42daf6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #96a0a2 is the less saturated color, while #3adffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42daf6 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.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ab8be Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c9eb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c1c7fe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #43dded Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94cfef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93cefb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42dcf0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population