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#42dafd Hex Color Code

#42dafd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42dafd is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42dafd is comprised of 25.88% red, 85.49% green and 99.22% blue. In the HSL color space #42dafd has a hue of 191° (degrees), 98% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.56 nm.

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#42dafd linear gradient to complementary #ff7740

  1. #42dafd
  2. #8ecbdd
  3. #b5bcbd
  4. #cfad9d
  5. #e39c7f
  6. #f38b60
  7. #ff7740

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00b3d5
  2. #00c0e2
  3. #2acdef
  4. #42dafd
  5. #55e7ff
  6. #67f5ff
  7. #77ffff

Tones

  1. #42dafd
  2. #62d0ed
  3. #76c7dd
  4. #85bdce
  5. #90b3be
  6. #99aaaf
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#42dafd to white

  1. #42dafd
  2. #74e0fd
  3. #97e7fe
  4. #b4edfe
  5. #cff3fe
  6. #e7f9ff
  7. #ffffff

#42dafd to black

  1. #42dafd
  2. #3cb2ce
  3. #358ca1
  4. #2d6776
  5. #22444e
  6. #172529
  7. #000000

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#42dafd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42dafd foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #42dafd">…</p>

#42dafd background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #42dafd">…</p>

#42dafd shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42dafd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4381437
Binary
01000010, 11011010, 11111101
Hexadecimal
#42dafd
LRV
≈ 58.4%
Closest short hex
#4df ΔE = 1.076
RGB
rgb(66, 218, 253)
RGBA
rgba(66, 218, 253, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.123, g: 0.406, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.992%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12395779 / 0xff42dafd
HSL
hsl(191, 98%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 98%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (191.230), saturation: 74% (0.739), value: 99% (0.992)
HSP
hue: 191.230, saturation: 73.913%, perceived brightness: 74.917%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 218.019, S: 96.082, L: 80.954
Cubehelix
H: -176.422, S: 1.292, L: 0.691
TSL
T: -1.695, S: 0.299, L: 0.692
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.739), magenta: 14% (0.138), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 1% (0.008)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 15% (0.145), yellow: 1% (0.008)
XYZ
X: 45.040, Y: 58.387, Z: 101.806
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.284, Y: 58.387
CIELab
L: 80.954, a: -28.090, b: -28.408
CIELuv
L: 80.954, u: -53.590, v: -41.897
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.954, C: 39.950, H: 225.322
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.954, C: 68.024, H: 218.019
Hunter-Lab
L: 76.412, a: -28.505, b: -25.506
CIECAM02
J: 72.090, C: 54.662, h: 218.221, Q: 167.282, M: 47.801, s: 53.456, H: 277.033
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -4.703, green: 6.077
LMS
L: 41.556, M: 68.043, S: 101.045
YCbCr
Y: 167.628, Cb: 165.861, Cr: 58.787
YCgCo
Y: 188.750, Cg: 29.250, Co: -30.250
YDbDr
Y: 176.542, Db: 115.055, Dr: 210.211
YPbPr
Y: 188.144, Pb: 34.980, Pr: -77.610
xvYCC
Y: 177.582, Cb: 158.728, Cr: 59.825
YIQ
Y: 176.542, I: -101.793, Q: -21.252
YUV
Y: 176.542, U: 37.626, V: -96.980
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 6.730
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 8.395

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