#42c5d1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5d1 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 82% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.4% cyan, 5.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 18% black. It has a hue angle of 185 degrees, a saturation of 60.9% and a lightness of 53.9%. #42c5d1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008ba3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42c5d1 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c5d1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5d1 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:209 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4376017.

Hex triplet 42c5d1 #42c5d1
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 209 rgb(66,197,209)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 82 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,82%)
CMYK 68, 6, 0, 18
HSL 185°, 60.9, 53.9 hsl(185,60.9%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 185°, 68.4, 82
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.345, -31.153, -16.374
XYZ 33.718, 45.691, 67.36
xyY 0.23, 0.311, 45.691
CIE-LCH 73.345, 35.194, 207.726
CIE-LUV 73.345, -49.032, -20.904
Hunter-Lab 67.595, -29.251, -11.767
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11010001

Color Schemes with #42c5d1

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Alternatives to #42c5d1

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#42c5d1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5d1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5d1;}
.background {background-color:#42c5d1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5d1;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5d1

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5d1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #819092 is the less saturated color, while #15ebfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5d1 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
  • #8ca7a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b6c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6b4da Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dc7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbbcc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cbad7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49c6d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population