#42e4fa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e4fa is composed of 25.9% red, 89.4% green and 98% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 8.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 187.2 degrees, a saturation of 94.8% and a lightness of 62%. #42e4fa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c9f5. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#42e4fa color description : Bright cyan.

#42e4fa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e4fa has RGB values of R:66, G:228, B:250 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 4383994.

Hex triplet 42e4fa #42e4fa
RGB Decimal 66, 228, 250 rgb(66,228,250)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.4, 98 rgb(25.9%,89.4%,98%)
CMYK 74, 9, 0, 2
HSL 187.2°, 94.8, 62 hsl(187.2,94.8%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.2°, 73.6, 98
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 83.727, -33.797, -22.6
XYZ 47.241, 63.543, 100.212
xyY 0.224, 0.301, 63.543
CIE-LCH 83.727, 40.658, 213.771
CIE-LUV 83.727, -57.251, -31.314
Hunter-Lab 79.714, -33.715, -18.737
Binary 01000010, 11100100, 11111010

Color Schemes with #42e4fa

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Alternatives to #42e4fa

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#42e4fa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e4fa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e4fa;}
.background {background-color:#42e4fa;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e4fa;}

Shades and Tints of #42e4fa

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 #eefdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e4fa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca0a0 is the less saturated color, while #42e4fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e4fa 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
  • #9fbfc4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ced1ee Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdcfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48e5f6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bd8f2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ad7fd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46e5f7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population