#42c3dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3dd is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 11.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 190.1 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42c3dd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0087bb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 13
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#42c3dd color description : Bright cyan.

#42c3dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3dd has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4375517.

Hex triplet 42c3dd #42c3dd
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 221 rgb(66,195,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 12, 0, 13
HSL 190.1°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(190.1,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.1°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.158, -26.573, -23.169
XYZ 34.809, 45.406, 75.332
xyY 0.224, 0.292, 45.406
CIE-LCH 73.158, 35.255, 221.085
CIE-LUV 73.158, -47.565, -32.786
Hunter-Lab 67.384, -25.712, -19.115
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42c3dd

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Alternatives to #42c3dd

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#42c3dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3dd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3dd;}
.background {background-color:#42c3dd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3dd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3dd

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, #02090a is the darkest color, while #f9fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28d4f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3dd 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca6ab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1b6d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aeb4e5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88bad7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87b9e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43c5d8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population