#42e6ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e6ff is composed of 25.9% red, 90.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 9.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 187.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42e6ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00cdff. Closest websafe color is: #33ffff.

    • R 26
    • G 90
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42e6ff color description : Light cyan.

#42e6ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e6ff has RGB values of R:66, G:230, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4384511.

Hex triplet 42e6ff #42e6ff
RGB Decimal 66, 230, 255 rgb(66,230,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 90.2, 100 rgb(25.9%,90.2%,100%)
CMYK 74, 10, 0, 0
HSL 187.9°, 100, 62.9 hsl(187.9,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.9°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffff #33ffff
CIE-LAB 84.467, -33.254, -24.112
XYZ 48.588, 64.967, 104.581
xyY 0.223, 0.298, 64.967
CIE-LCH 84.467, 41.076, 215.945
CIE-LUV 84.467, -57.602, -33.994
Hunter-Lab 80.602, -33.451, -20.507
Binary 01000010, 11100110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42e6ff

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Alternatives to #42e6ff

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#42e6ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e6ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e6ff;}
.background {background-color:#42e6ff;}
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Shades and Tints of #42e6ff

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 #42e6ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a6a8 is the less saturated color, while #42e6ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e6ff 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.

  • #b8b8b8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a0c1c6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfd3f2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ced2ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46e8f9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bdaf7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bd9ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44e7fb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population