#42ffff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ffff is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ffff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ffff. Closest websafe color is: #33ffff.

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

#42ffff color description : Light cyan.

#42ffff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ffff has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390911.

Hex triplet 42ffff #42ffff
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 255 rgb(66,255,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 100 rgb(25.9%,100%,100%)
CMYK 74, 0, 0, 0
HSL 180°, 100, 62.9 hsl(180,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffff #33ffff
CIE-LAB 91.637, -44.658, -13.302
XYZ 56.051, 79.893, 107.069
xyY 0.231, 0.329, 79.893
CIE-LCH 91.637, 46.597, 196.588
CIE-LUV 91.637, -66.171, -14.289
Hunter-Lab 89.383, -44.484, -8.454
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42ffff

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Alternatives to #42ffff

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#42ffff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ffff

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

Shades and Tints of #42ffff

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, #000707 is the darkest color, while #f3ffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ffff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a8a8 is the less saturated color, while #42ffff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ffff 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.

  • #c6c6c6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #acd1d1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e9e6f1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ebe4ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adf3ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aceff6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #adeeff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #86f7ff Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population