#42dcfa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcfa is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 98% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 12% magenta, 0% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 189.8 degrees, a saturation of 94.8% and a lightness of 62%. #42dcfa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b9f5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 2
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#42dcfa color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcfa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcfa has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:250 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4381946.

Hex triplet 42dcfa #42dcfa
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 250 rgb(66,220,250)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 98 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,98%)
CMYK 74, 12, 0, 2
HSL 189.8°, 94.8, 62 hsl(189.8,94.8%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.8°, 73.6, 98
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 81.425, -29.976, -26.105
XYZ 45.09, 59.243, 99.496
xyY 0.221, 0.291, 59.243
CIE-LCH 81.425, 39.749, 221.052
CIE-LUV 81.425, -54.48, -37.719
Hunter-Lab 76.969, -30.127, -22.764
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11111010

Color Schemes with #42dcfa

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Alternatives to #42dcfa

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#42dcfa Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42dcfa

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #eefcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcfa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca0a0 is the less saturated color, while #42dcfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcfa 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
  • #9bbac0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5cbee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2c9ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #41dff0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95d1f2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94d0fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #41def3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population