#42c5d5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5d5 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 83.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 7.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 186.5 degrees, a saturation of 63.6% and a lightness of 54.7%. #42c5d5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008bab. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42c5d5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c5d5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5d5 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:213 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4376021.

Hex triplet 42c5d5 #42c5d5
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 213 rgb(66,197,213)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 83.5 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,83.5%)
CMYK 69, 8, 0, 16
HSL 186.5°, 63.6, 54.7 hsl(186.5,63.6%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.5°, 69, 83.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.475, -29.97, -18.348
XYZ 34.22, 45.892, 70.002
xyY 0.228, 0.306, 45.892
CIE-LCH 73.475, 35.14, 211.475
CIE-LUV 73.475, -48.78, -24.32
Hunter-Lab 67.744, -28.384, -13.846
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 11010101

Color Schemes with #42c5d5

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Alternatives to #42c5d5

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#42c5d5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5d5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5d5;}
.background {background-color:#42c5d5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5d5;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5d5

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f3fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5d5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898d8e is the less saturated color, while #1ee1f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5d5 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
  • #b4b7cd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5b4de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bc8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbccf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bbada Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48c6d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population