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#42d5ff Hex Color Code

#42d5ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42d5ff is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42d5ff is comprised of 25.88% red, 83.53% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #42d5ff has a hue of 193° (degrees), 100% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.5 nm.

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#42d5ff linear gradient to complementary #ff8242

  1. #42d5ff
  2. #8dc9df
  3. #b3bcbf
  4. #ceafa0
  5. #e2a181
  6. #f29262
  7. #ff8242

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00aed7
  2. #00bbe4
  3. #2bc8f2
  4. #42d5ff
  5. #55e2ff
  6. #66efff
  7. #76fdff

Tones

  1. #42d5ff
  2. #62ccef
  3. #76c4df
  4. #85bbcf
  5. #91b2c0
  6. #9aaab0
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#42d5ff to white

  1. #42d5ff
  2. #74dcff
  3. #96e3ff
  4. #b4eaff
  5. #cef1ff
  6. #e7f8ff
  7. #ffffff

#42d5ff to black

  1. #42d5ff
  2. #3caed0
  3. #3588a2
  4. #2c6577
  5. #22434e
  6. #172429
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. DIamond Blue
      #70d1f4
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 55.6%

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#42d5ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42d5ff foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #42d5ff">…</p>

#42d5ff background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #42d5ff">…</p>

#42d5ff shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42d5ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4380159
Binary
01000010, 11010101, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#42d5ff
LRV
≈ 56.0%
Closest short hex
#5ce ΔE = 3.527
RGB
rgb(66, 213, 255)
RGBA
rgba(66, 213, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.124, g: 0.399, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.583%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12397057 / 0xff42d5ff
HSL
hsl(193, 100%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 100%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (193.333), saturation: 74% (0.741), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 193.333, saturation: 74.118%, perceived brightness: 73.729%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 222.652, S: 99.985, L: 79.592
Cubehelix
H: -174.012, S: 1.268, L: 0.680
TSL
T: -1.742, S: 0.295, L: 0.682
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 16% (0.165), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 16% (0.165), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 44.083, Y: 55.961, Z: 103.067
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.276, Y: 55.961
CIELab
L: 79.592, a: -25.000, b: -31.560
CIELuv
L: 79.592, u: -51.731, v: -47.656
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.592, C: 40.262, H: 231.616
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.592, C: 70.336, H: 222.652
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.807, a: -25.724, b: -29.322
CIECAM02
J: 70.438, C: 55.518, h: 222.089, Q: 165.354, M: 48.550, s: 54.186, H: 281.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -5.267, green: 5.839
LMS
L: 39.607, M: 64.606, S: 102.249
YCbCr
Y: 165.304, Cb: 168.194, Cr: 60.485
YCgCo
Y: 186.750, Cg: 26.250, Co: -30.750
YDbDr
Y: 173.835, Db: 122.136, Dr: 205.065
YPbPr
Y: 184.713, Pb: 37.905, Pr: -75.432
xvYCC
Y: 174.636, Cb: 161.297, Cr: 61.738
YIQ
Y: 173.835, I: -101.063, Q: -18.016
YUV
Y: 173.835, U: 39.942, V: -94.605
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 6.129
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 5.545

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