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#42b6ff Hex Color Code

#42b6ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42b6ff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42b6ff is comprised of 25.88% red, 71.37% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #42b6ff has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.74 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#42b6ff linear gradient to complementary #d8ad69

  1. #42b6ff
  2. #78b4e6
  3. #97b3cd
  4. #adb1b5
  5. #beb09c
  6. #ccae83
  7. #d8ad69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0095db
  2. #11a0e7
  3. #2fabf3
  4. #42b6ff
  5. #52c1ff
  6. #61cdff
  7. #70d8ff

Tones

  1. #42b6ff
  2. #61b2ef
  3. #75afdf
  4. #84abcf
  5. #90a8c0
  6. #99a4b0
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#42b6ff to white

  1. #42b6ff
  2. #72c2ff
  3. #95ceff
  4. #b2daff
  5. #cde6ff
  6. #e7f2ff
  7. #ffffff

#42b6ff to black

  1. #42b6ff
  2. #3c95d0
  3. #3575a2
  4. #2c5777
  5. #223b4e
  6. #162029
  7. #000000

Paints

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      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
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      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 43.1%

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#42b6ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42b6ff foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #42b6ff">…</p>

#42b6ff background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #42b6ff">…</p>

#42b6ff shadow

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42b6ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4372223
Binary
01000010, 10110110, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#42b6ff
LRV
≈ 41.8%
Closest short hex
#5bf ΔE = 2.229
RGB
rgb(66, 182, 255)
RGBA
rgba(66, 182, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.131, g: 0.362, b: 0.507
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12404993 / 0xff42b6ff
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.175), saturation: 74% (0.741), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 203.175, saturation: 74.118%, perceived brightness: 65.807%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.480, S: 99.986, L: 70.753
Cubehelix
H: -162.189, S: 1.124, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -1.997, S: 0.274, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 37.018, Y: 41.830, Z: 100.711
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.233, Y: 41.830
CIELab
L: 70.753, a: -8.797, b: -45.291
CIELuv
L: 70.753, u: -41.071, v: -72.534
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.753, C: 46.137, H: 259.009
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.753, C: 83.355, H: 240.480
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.676, a: -11.017, b: -47.051
CIECAM02
J: 60.073, C: 60.060, h: 238.399, Q: 152.704, M: 52.522, s: 58.647, H: 300.407
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -7.786, green: 4.556
LMS
L: 28.741, M: 45.575, S: 99.719
YCbCr
Y: 149.680, Cb: 177.215, Cr: 71.893
YCgCo
Y: 171.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -30.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.638, Db: 149.509, Dr: 170.469
YPbPr
Y: 162.548, Pb: 49.840, Pr: -61.358
xvYCC
Y: 155.600, Cb: 171.781, Cr: 74.101
YIQ
Y: 155.638, I: -92.555, Q: -1.816
YUV
Y: 155.638, U: 48.897, V: -78.641
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.890
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.067

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