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#42affe Hex Color Code

#42affe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42affe is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42affe is comprised of 25.88% red, 68.63% green and 99.61% blue. In the HSL color space #42affe has a hue of 205° (degrees), 99% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.65 nm.

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

#42affe linear gradient to complementary #d3b26d

  1. #42affe
  2. #76afe6
  3. #93afce
  4. #a9b0b6
  5. #bab09e
  6. #c8b186
  7. #d3b26d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008fdb
  2. #159ae7
  3. #2fa4f2
  4. #42affe
  5. #52baff
  6. #60c5ff
  7. #6ed0ff

Tones

  1. #42affe
  2. #60acee
  3. #74aade
  4. #83a7cf
  5. #8fa5bf
  6. #98a2af
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#42affe to white

  1. #42affe
  2. #72bcff
  3. #94c9ff
  4. #b2d6ff
  5. #cde3ff
  6. #e6f1ff
  7. #ffffff

#42affe to black

  1. #42affe
  2. #3c8fcf
  3. #3471a2
  4. #2c5477
  5. #22394e
  6. #161f29
  7. #000000

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#42affe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42affe foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #42affe">…</p>

#42affe background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #42affe">…</p>

#42affe shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42affe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4370430
Binary
01000010, 10101111, 11111110
Hexadecimal
#42affe
LRV
≈ 39.0%
Closest short hex
#3af ΔE = 2.207
RGB
rgb(66, 175, 254)
RGBA
rgba(66, 175, 254, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.354, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.529%, blue: 0.996%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12406786 / 0xff42affe
HSL
hsl(205, 99%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 99%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.213), saturation: 74% (0.740), value: 100% (0.996)
HSP
hue: 205.213, saturation: 74.016%, perceived brightness: 64.000%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.337, S: 98.798, L: 68.729
Cubehelix
H: -159.683, S: 1.102, L: 0.592
TSL
T: -2.059, S: 0.270, L: 0.594
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.740), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.004)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 0% (0.004)
XYZ
X: 35.459, Y: 38.970, Z: 99.400
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.224, Y: 38.970
CIELab
L: 68.729, a: -5.270, b: -47.931
CIELuv
L: 68.729, u: -38.749, v: -77.166
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.729, C: 48.220, H: 263.726
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.729, C: 86.348, H: 243.337
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.426, a: -7.853, b: -50.709
CIECAM02
J: 57.786, C: 61.137, h: 241.279, Q: 149.769, M: 53.463, s: 59.747, H: 301.768
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.298, jaune: -8.283, green: 4.285
LMS
L: 26.583, M: 41.809, S: 98.386
YCbCr
Y: 146.054, Cb: 178.813, Cr: 74.540
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: 7.500, Co: -30.500
YDbDr
Y: 151.415, Db: 154.357, Dr: 162.440
YPbPr
Y: 157.471, Pb: 52.035, Pr: -58.134
xvYCC
Y: 151.240, Cb: 173.709, Cr: 76.933
YIQ
Y: 151.415, I: -90.313, Q: 1.531
YUV
Y: 151.415, U: 50.483, V: -74.936
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.573
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.002

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