#42e4f9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e4f9 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.4% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.5% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.9 degrees, a saturation of 93.8% and a lightness of 61.8%. #42e4f9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c9f3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42e4f9 color description : Bright cyan.

#42e4f9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e4f9 has RGB values of R:66, G:228, B:249 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4383993.

Hex triplet 42e4f9 #42e4f9
RGB Decimal 66, 228, 249 rgb(66,228,249)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.4, 97.6 rgb(25.9%,89.4%,97.6%)
CMYK 73, 8, 0, 2
HSL 186.9°, 93.8, 61.8 hsl(186.9,93.8%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.9°, 73.5, 97.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 83.694, -34.094, -22.122
XYZ 47.084, 63.48, 99.389
xyY 0.224, 0.302, 63.48
CIE-LCH 83.694, 40.642, 212.978
CIE-LUV 83.694, -57.319, -30.46
Hunter-Lab 79.675, -33.945, -18.188
Binary 01000010, 11100100, 11111001

Color Schemes with #42e4f9

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Alternatives to #42e4f9

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#42e4f9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e4f9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e4f9;}
.background {background-color:#42e4f9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e4f9;}

Shades and Tints of #42e4f9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e4f9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9f9f is the less saturated color, while #42e4f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e4f9 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
  • #9fbfc3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ced1ed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdcfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #49e5f6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bd8f1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ad6fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46e5f7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population