#42deff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42deff is composed of 25.9% red, 87.1% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 12.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 190.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42deff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00bdff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42deff color description : Light cyan.

#42deff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42deff has RGB values of R:66, G:222, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4382463.

Hex triplet 42deff #42deff
RGB Decimal 66, 222, 255 rgb(66,222,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 87.1, 100 rgb(25.9%,87.1%,100%)
CMYK 74, 13, 0, 0
HSL 190.5°, 100, 62.9 hsl(190.5,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.5°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 82.172, -29.421, -27.611
XYZ 46.413, 60.617, 103.856
xyY 0.22, 0.287, 60.617
CIE-LCH 82.172, 40.348, 223.182
CIE-LUV 82.172, -54.841, -40.413
Hunter-Lab 77.857, -29.839, -24.59
Binary 01000010, 11011110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42deff

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Alternatives to #42deff

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#42deff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42deff

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

Shades and Tints of #42deff

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 #42deff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42deff 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
  • #9cbcc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6cdf3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4ccff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3ee1f2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96d3f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95d2ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3fe0f7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population