#42c2ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2ce is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 5.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 185.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42c2ce color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00859d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42c2ce color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c2ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2ce has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4375246.

Hex triplet 42c2ce #42c2ce
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 206 rgb(66,194,206)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 80.8 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,80.8%)
CMYK 68, 6, 0, 19
HSL 185.1°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(185.1,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.1°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.359, -30.589, -16.23
XYZ 32.676, 44.195, 65.198
xyY 0.23, 0.311, 44.195
CIE-LCH 72.359, 34.628, 207.949
CIE-LUV 72.359, -48.142, -20.712
Hunter-Lab 66.479, -28.603, -11.611
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 11001110

Color Schemes with #42c2ce

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Alternatives to #42c2ce

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#42c2ce Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2ce

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2ce;}
.background {background-color:#42c2ce;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2ce;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2ce

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, #030d0e is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2ce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d8e is the less saturated color, while #14e8fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2ce 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
  • #8ba4a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b4c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4b1d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dc4d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ab9c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ab7d4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49c3d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population