#42c2ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2ca is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 183.5 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42c2ca color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008595. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c2ca color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c2ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2ca has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:202 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4375242.

Hex triplet 42c2ca #42c2ca
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 202 rgb(66,194,202)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 79.2 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,79.2%)
CMYK 67, 4, 0, 21
HSL 183.5°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(183.5,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.5°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.231, -31.76, -14.244
XYZ 32.196, 44.003, 62.671
xyY 0.232, 0.317, 44.003
CIE-LCH 72.231, 34.808, 204.156
CIE-LUV 72.231, -48.393, -17.31
Hunter-Lab 66.335, -29.45, -9.58
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11001010

Color Schemes with #42c2ca

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Alternatives to #42c2ca

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#42c2ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2ca

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2ca;}
.background {background-color:#42c2ca;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2ca;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2ca

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030a0a is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838989 is the less saturated color, while #13ebf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2ca is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba4a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b4c2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5b1d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fc4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ab9c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bb7d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ac3cf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population