#42c5d4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5d4 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 186.2 degrees, a saturation of 62.9% and a lightness of 54.5%. #42c5d4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008ba9. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42c5d4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c5d4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5d4 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4376020.

Hex triplet 42c5d4 #42c5d4
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 212 rgb(66,197,212)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 83.1 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,83.1%)
CMYK 69, 7, 0, 17
HSL 186.2°, 62.9, 54.5 hsl(186.2,62.9%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.2°, 68.9, 83.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.442, -30.267, -17.855
XYZ 34.093, 45.841, 69.335
xyY 0.228, 0.307, 45.841
CIE-LCH 73.442, 35.141, 210.537
CIE-LUV 73.442, -48.843, -23.465
Hunter-Lab 67.706, -28.603, -13.322
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11010100

Color Schemes with #42c5d4

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Alternatives to #42c5d4

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#42c5d4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5d4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5d4;}
.background {background-color:#42c5d4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5d4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5d4

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, #010303 is the darkest color, while #f2fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5d4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898c8d is the less saturated color, while #1ee1f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5d4 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
  • #8da7aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b6cc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5b4dd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cc7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbcce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bbada Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48c6d5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population