#42e9ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e9ff is composed of 25.9% red, 91.4% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 8.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 187 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42e9ff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00d3ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ffff.

    • R 26
    • G 91
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42e9ff color description : Light cyan.

#42e9ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e9ff has RGB values of R:66, G:233, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4385279.

Hex triplet 42e9ff #42e9ff
RGB Decimal 66, 233, 255 rgb(66,233,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 91.4, 100 rgb(25.9%,91.4%,100%)
CMYK 74, 9, 0, 0
HSL 187°, 100, 62.9 hsl(187,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 187°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffff #33ffff
CIE-LAB 85.328, -34.668, -22.804
XYZ 49.43, 66.652, 104.862
xyY 0.224, 0.302, 66.652
CIE-LCH 85.328, 41.496, 213.336
CIE-LUV 85.328, -58.635, -31.598
Hunter-Lab 81.64, -34.795, -19.006
Binary 01000010, 11101001, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42e9ff

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Alternatives to #42e9ff

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#42e9ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e9ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e9ff;}
.background {background-color:#42e9ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e9ff;}

Shades and Tints of #42e9ff

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 #f3feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e9ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a6a8 is the less saturated color, while #42e9ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e9ff 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a2c3c8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d2d5f2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2d4ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48eafb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ddcf7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ddbff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46eafd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population