#42eaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42eaff is composed of 25.9% red, 91.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 8.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 186.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42eaff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00d5ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ffff.

    • R 26
    • G 92
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42eaff color description : Light cyan.

#42eaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42eaff has RGB values of R:66, G:234, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4385535.

Hex triplet 42eaff #42eaff
RGB Decimal 66, 234, 255 rgb(66,234,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 91.8, 100 rgb(25.9%,91.8%,100%)
CMYK 74, 8, 0, 0
HSL 186.7°, 100, 62.9 hsl(186.7,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.7°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffff #33ffff
CIE-LAB 85.615, -35.137, -22.369
XYZ 49.714, 67.219, 104.957
xyY 0.224, 0.303, 67.219
CIE-LCH 85.615, 41.653, 212.482
CIE-LUV 85.615, -58.98, -30.801
Hunter-Lab 81.987, -35.242, -18.509
Binary 01000010, 11101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42eaff

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Alternatives to #42eaff

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#42eaff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42eaff

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 #42eaff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42eaff 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
  • #a2c4c8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d3d6f2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3d4ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #49ebfc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9eddf7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9edcff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46eafd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population