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#42c2fe Hex Color Code

#42c2fe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42c2fe is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42c2fe is comprised of 25.88% red, 76.08% green and 99.61% blue. In the HSL color space #42c2fe has a hue of 199° (degrees), 99% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.54 nm.

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

#42c2fe linear gradient to complementary #e49f5c

  1. #42c2fe
  2. #7ebce3
  3. #a0b6c8
  4. #b7b1ad
  5. #c9ab93
  6. #d8a578
  7. #e49f5c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009fd9
  2. #0baae5
  3. #2db6f1
  4. #42c2fe
  5. #53ceff
  6. #63daff
  7. #72e6ff

Tones

  1. #42c2fe
  2. #61bcee
  3. #75b7de
  4. #84b1ce
  5. #8fabbf
  6. #98a6af
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#42c2fe to white

  1. #42c2fe
  2. #72ccfe
  3. #95d6ff
  4. #b3e0ff
  5. #cdeaff
  6. #e7f5ff
  7. #ffffff

#42c2fe to black

  1. #42c2fe
  2. #3c9fcf
  3. #357da2
  4. #2c5c77
  5. #223e4e
  6. #162229
  7. #000000

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#42c2fe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42c2fe foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #42c2fe">…</p>

#42c2fe background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #42c2fe">…</p>

#42c2fe shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42c2fe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4375294
Binary
01000010, 11000010, 11111110
Hexadecimal
#42c2fe
LRV
≈ 46.9%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 3.002
RGB
rgb(66, 194, 254)
RGBA
rgba(66, 194, 254, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.128, g: 0.377, b: 0.494
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.557%, blue: 0.996%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12401922 / 0xff42c2fe
HSL
hsl(199, 99%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 99%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.149), saturation: 74% (0.740), value: 100% (0.996)
HSP
hue: 199.149, saturation: 74.016%, perceived brightness: 68.767%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.938, S: 98.541, L: 74.121
Cubehelix
H: -167.106, S: 1.158, L: 0.636
TSL
T: -1.884, S: 0.281, L: 0.638
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.740), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.004)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.004)
XYZ
X: 39.421, Y: 46.893, Z: 100.720
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.251, Y: 46.893
CIELab
L: 74.121, a: -15.577, b: -39.490
CIELuv
L: 74.121, u: -45.234, v: -62.116
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.121, C: 42.451, H: 248.474
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.121, C: 76.841, H: 233.938
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.478, a: -17.081, b: -39.271
CIECAM02
J: 63.956, C: 57.643, h: 232.125, Q: 157.562, M: 50.408, s: 56.562, H: 293.777
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -6.713, green: 5.055
LMS
L: 32.676, M: 52.479, S: 99.804
YCbCr
Y: 155.630, Cb: 173.284, Cr: 67.548
YCgCo
Y: 177.000, Cg: 17.000, Co: -30.500
YDbDr
Y: 162.568, Db: 137.580, Dr: 183.644
YPbPr
Y: 171.056, Pb: 44.720, Pr: -66.760
xvYCC
Y: 162.907, Cb: 167.283, Cr: 69.356
YIQ
Y: 162.568, I: -95.527, Q: -8.398
YUV
Y: 162.568, U: 44.995, V: -84.721
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.909
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 3.500

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