#42e5f6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e5f6 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.8% green and 96.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.2% cyan, 6.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.5% black. It has a hue angle of 185.7 degrees, a saturation of 90.9% and a lightness of 61.2%. #42e5f6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00cbed. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 90
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#42e5f6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42e5f6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e5f6 has RGB values of R:66, G:229, B:246 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 4384246.

Hex triplet 42e5f6 #42e5f6
RGB Decimal 66, 229, 246 rgb(66,229,246)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.8, 96.5 rgb(25.9%,89.8%,96.5%)
CMYK 73, 7, 0, 4
HSL 185.7°, 90.9, 61.2 hsl(185.7,90.9%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.7°, 73.2, 96.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 83.886, -35.447, -20.249
XYZ 46.896, 63.846, 97.036
xyY 0.226, 0.307, 63.846
CIE-LCH 83.886, 40.823, 209.738
CIE-LUV 83.886, -57.869, -27.105
Hunter-Lab 79.904, -35.07, -16.069
Binary 01000010, 11100101, 11110110

Color Schemes with #42e5f6

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Alternatives to #42e5f6

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#42e5f6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e5f6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e5f6;}
.background {background-color:#42e5f6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e5f6;}

Shades and Tints of #42e5f6

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, #010f11 is the darkest color, while #fdffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e5f6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #96a1a2 is the less saturated color, while #3aebfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e5f6 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
  • #cfd2ea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfcfff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ce6f7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cd8ee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cd7fb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48e5f6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population