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#42a8f7 Hex Color Code

#42a8f7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42a8f7 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42a8f7 is comprised of 25.88% red, 65.88% green and 96.86% blue. In the HSL color space #42a8f7 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 92% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.24 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#42a8f7 linear gradient to complementary #cdb06c

  1. #42a8f7
  2. #73a9e0
  3. #8faac9
  4. #a4abb2
  5. #b4ad9c
  6. #c2ae84
  7. #cdb06c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ad6
  2. #1a94e1
  3. #319eec
  4. #42a8f7
  5. #51b2ff
  6. #5fbdff
  7. #6cc8ff

Tones

  1. #42a8f7
  2. #5fa6e8
  3. #72a4d9
  4. #80a2ca
  5. #8ca0bb
  6. #959fac
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#42a8f7 to white

  1. #42a8f7
  2. #71b6f9
  3. #93c4fa
  4. #b1d2fc
  5. #cce1fd
  6. #e6f0fe
  7. #ffffff

#42a8f7 to black

  1. #42a8f7
  2. #3c8ac9
  3. #346d9d
  4. #2b5174
  5. #21374c
  6. #161e28
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Splish Splash
      #0ea5fd
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Ocean Sigh
      #2ba6f1
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 34.1%

#42a8f7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42a8f7 foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #42a8f7">…</p>

#42a8f7 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #42a8f7">…</p>

#42a8f7 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42a8f7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4368631
Binary
01000010, 10101000, 11110111
Hexadecimal
#42a8f7
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#3af ΔE = 1.206
RGB
rgb(66, 168, 247)
RGBA
rgba(66, 168, 247, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.137, g: 0.349, b: 0.514
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.515%, blue: 0.969%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12408585 / 0xff42a8f7
HSL
hsl(206, 92%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 92%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.188), saturation: 73% (0.733), value: 97% (0.969)
HSP
hue: 206.188, saturation: 73.279%, perceived brightness: 61.788%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.408, S: 91.155, L: 66.424
Cubehelix
H: -158.484, S: 1.047, L: 0.573
TSL
T: -2.090, S: 0.264, L: 0.575
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.733), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 3% (0.031)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 3% (0.031)
XYZ
X: 33.031, Y: 35.875, Z: 93.161
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.221, Y: 35.875
CIELab
L: 66.424, a: -3.744, b: -47.759
CIELuv
L: 66.424, u: -36.712, v: -76.654
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.424, C: 47.905, H: 265.517
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.424, C: 84.992, H: 244.408
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.896, a: -6.378, b: -50.292
CIECAM02
J: 55.244, C: 60.302, h: 242.473, Q: 146.437, M: 52.733, s: 60.009, H: 302.338
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -8.268, green: 4.057
LMS
L: 24.488, M: 38.225, S: 92.202
YCbCr
Y: 141.840, Cb: 177.777, Cr: 77.613
YCgCo
Y: 162.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: -28.750
YDbDr
Y: 146.508, Db: 151.207, Dr: 153.109
YPbPr
Y: 151.962, Pb: 51.230, Pr: -54.634
xvYCC
Y: 146.509, Cb: 173.002, Cr: 80.008
YIQ
Y: 146.508, I: -86.143, Q: 3.011
YUV
Y: 146.508, U: 49.453, V: -70.631
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.329
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.575

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