#42dcf2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcf2 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 94.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.7% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.1% black. It has a hue angle of 187.5 degrees, a saturation of 87.1% and a lightness of 60.4%. #42dcf2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b9e5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#42dcf2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcf2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcf2 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:242 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 4381938.

Hex triplet 42dcf2 #42dcf2
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 242 rgb(66,220,242)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 94.9 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,94.9%)
CMYK 73, 9, 0, 5
HSL 187.5°, 87.1, 60.4 hsl(187.5,87.1%,60.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.5°, 72.7, 94.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 81.155, -32.385, -22.271
XYZ 43.862, 58.751, 93.028
xyY 0.224, 0.3, 58.751
CIE-LCH 81.155, 39.303, 214.516
CIE-LUV 81.155, -55.013, -30.853
Hunter-Lab 76.65, -31.991, -18.304
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11110010

Color Schemes with #42dcf2

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Alternatives to #42dcf2

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#42dcf2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcf2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcf2;}
.background {background-color:#42dcf2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcf2;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcf2

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, #010b0d is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcf2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979c9d is the less saturated color, while #3ae2fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcf2 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
  • #9ab9bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7cae7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6c8fa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48deee Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96d1eb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96cff7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46ddef Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population