#42c4d9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4d9 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 188.3 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42c4d9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0089b3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42c4d9 color description : Soft cyan.

#42c4d9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4d9 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4375769.

Hex triplet 42c4d9 #42c4d9
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 217 rgb(66,196,217)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 85.1 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,85.1%)
CMYK 70, 10, 0, 15
HSL 188.3°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(188.3,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.3°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.314, -28.283, -20.762
XYZ 34.508, 45.645, 72.634
xyY 0.226, 0.299, 45.645
CIE-LCH 73.314, 35.085, 216.281
CIE-LUV 73.314, -48.171, -28.545
Hunter-Lab 67.561, -27.061, -16.449
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11011001

Color Schemes with #42c4d9

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Alternatives to #42c4d9

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#42c4d9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4d9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4d9;}
.background {background-color:#42c4d9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4d9;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4d9

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4d9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889293 is the less saturated color, while #1fddfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4d9 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8da7ab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b6d0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b2b4e1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89bbd3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89bade Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46c6d7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population