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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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#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

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #42c2fe">…</p>

#42c2fe background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #42c2fe">…</p>

#42c2fe shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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