#42daff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42daff is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 14.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 191.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42daff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b5ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42daff color description : Light cyan.

#42daff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42daff has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4381439.

Hex triplet 42daff #42daff
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 255 rgb(66,218,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 100 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,100%)
CMYK 74, 15, 0, 0
HSL 191.7°, 100, 62.9 hsl(191.7,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.7°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 81.025, -27.469, -29.367
XYZ 45.363, 58.517, 103.506
xyY 0.219, 0.282, 58.517
CIE-LCH 81.025, 40.212, 226.913
CIE-LUV 81.025, -53.459, -43.635
Hunter-Lab 76.496, -28.016, -26.677
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42daff

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Alternatives to #42daff

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#42daff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42daff

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, #000607 is the darkest color, while #f3fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42daff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a5a8 is the less saturated color, while #42daff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42daff 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.

  • #b1b1b1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9bb9c1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2caf3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfc9ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3adeef Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93cff7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91cfff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3dddf4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population