#42e3ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e3ff is composed of 25.9% red, 89% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 11% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 188.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42e3ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c7ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42e3ff color description : Light cyan.

#42e3ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e3ff has RGB values of R:66, G:227, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4383743.

Hex triplet 42e3ff #42e3ff
RGB Decimal 66, 227, 255 rgb(66,227,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89, 100 rgb(25.9%,89%,100%)
CMYK 74, 11, 0, 0
HSL 188.9°, 100, 62.9 hsl(188.9,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.9°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 83.606, -31.828, -25.422
XYZ 47.761, 63.312, 104.306
xyY 0.222, 0.294, 63.312
CIE-LCH 83.606, 40.734, 218.616
CIE-LUV 83.606, -56.567, -36.396
Hunter-Lab 79.569, -32.102, -22.024
Binary 01000010, 11100011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42e3ff

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Alternatives to #42e3ff

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#42e3ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e3ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e3ff;}
.background {background-color:#42e3ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e3ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42e3ff

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 #42e3ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a6a8 is the less saturated color, while #42e3ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e3ff 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9fbfc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbd1f3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cacfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #43e5f6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99d7f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99d6ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42e4f9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population