#42c4ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4ce is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 184.3 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42c4ce color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00899d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42c4ce color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4ce has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4375758.

Hex triplet 42c4ce #42c4ce
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 206 rgb(66,196,206)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 80.8 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,80.8%)
CMYK 68, 5, 0, 19
HSL 184.3°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(184.3,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.3°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.952, -31.553, -15.336
XYZ 33.124, 45.091, 65.347
xyY 0.231, 0.314, 45.091
CIE-LCH 72.952, 35.082, 205.921
CIE-LUV 72.952, -48.862, -19.137
Hunter-Lab 67.15, -29.462, -10.693
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11001110

Color Schemes with #42c4ce

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Alternatives to #42c4ce

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#42c4ce Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4ce

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4ce;}
.background {background-color:#42c4ce;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4ce;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4ce

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 #42c4ce

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4ce 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca6a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b5c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6b3d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ec6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbac9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cb9d4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ac5d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population