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#42b3ff Hex Color Code

#42b3ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42b3ff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42b3ff is comprised of 25.88% red, 70.2% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #42b3ff has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.21 nm.

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#42b3ff linear gradient to complementary #d6b06b

  1. #42b3ff
  2. #77b2e6
  3. #95b1ce
  4. #abb1b6
  5. #bcb09d
  6. #cab085
  7. #d6b06b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0093dc
  2. #129de7
  3. #2fa8f3
  4. #42b3ff
  5. #52beff
  6. #61c9ff
  7. #6fd5ff

Tones

  1. #42b3ff
  2. #61b0ef
  3. #75addf
  4. #84aacf
  5. #90a7c0
  6. #99a4b0
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#42b3ff to white

  1. #42b3ff
  2. #72bfff
  3. #95ccff
  4. #b2d8ff
  5. #cde5ff
  6. #e7f2ff
  7. #ffffff

#42b3ff to black

  1. #42b3ff
  2. #3c93d0
  3. #3573a2
  4. #2c5677
  5. #223a4f
  6. #162029
  7. #000000

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#42b3ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42b3ff foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #42b3ff">…</p>

#42b3ff background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #42b3ff">…</p>

#42b3ff shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42b3ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4371455
Binary
01000010, 10110011, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#42b3ff
LRV
≈ 40.6%
Closest short hex
#5ae ΔE = 3.382
RGB
rgb(66, 179, 255)
RGBA
rgba(66, 179, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.132, g: 0.358, b: 0.510
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.536%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12405761 / 0xff42b3ff
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.127), saturation: 74% (0.741), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 204.127, saturation: 74.118%, perceived brightness: 65.059%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.862, S: 99.987, L: 69.905
Cubehelix
H: -161.019, S: 1.116, L: 0.602
TSL
T: -2.026, S: 0.272, L: 0.603
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 36.410, Y: 40.614, Z: 100.509
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.229, Y: 40.614
CIELab
L: 69.905, a: -7.148, b: -46.624
CIELuv
L: 69.905, u: -40.053, v: -74.893
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.905, C: 47.168, H: 261.284
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.905, C: 84.930, H: 241.862
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.729, a: -9.545, b: -48.897
CIECAM02
J: 59.109, C: 60.648, h: 239.777, Q: 151.473, M: 53.036, s: 59.172, H: 301.056
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -8.035, green: 4.436
LMS
L: 27.806, M: 43.938, S: 99.502
YCbCr
Y: 148.168, Cb: 178.088, Cr: 72.997
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -30.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.877, Db: 152.158, Dr: 167.121
YPbPr
Y: 160.403, Pb: 50.995, Pr: -59.996
xvYCC
Y: 153.758, Cb: 172.796, Cr: 75.298
YIQ
Y: 153.877, I: -91.732, Q: -0.248
YUV
Y: 153.877, U: 49.763, V: -77.096
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 8.135
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.501

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