#42defb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42defb is composed of 25.9% red, 87.1% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.7% cyan, 11.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 189.4 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #42defb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00bdf7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 2
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#42defb color description : Bright cyan.

#42defb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42defb has RGB values of R:66, G:222, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4382459.

Hex triplet 42defb #42defb
RGB Decimal 66, 222, 251 rgb(66,222,251)
RGB Percent 25.9, 87.1, 98.4 rgb(25.9%,87.1%,98.4%)
CMYK 74, 12, 0, 2
HSL 189.4°, 95.9, 62.2 hsl(189.4,95.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.4°, 73.7, 98.4
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 82.034, -30.638, -25.705
XYZ 45.776, 60.362, 100.5
xyY 0.222, 0.292, 60.362
CIE-LCH 82.034, 39.992, 219.996
CIE-LUV 82.034, -55.107, -36.973
Hunter-Lab 77.693, -30.792, -22.31
Binary 01000010, 11011110, 11111011

Color Schemes with #42defb

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Alternatives to #42defb

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#42defb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42defb

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

Shades and Tints of #42defb

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #effcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42defb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ba1a2 is the less saturated color, while #42defb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42defb 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.

  • #b3b3b3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9cbcc1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7cdef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5cbff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #42e1f1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96d3f3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95d2fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42e0f5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population