#42c6ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ce is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 183.4 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42c6ce color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d9d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42c6ce color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ce has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4376270.

Hex triplet 42c6ce #42c6ce
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 206 rgb(66,198,206)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 80.8 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,80.8%)
CMYK 68, 4, 0, 19
HSL 183.4°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(183.4,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.4°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.545, -32.509, -14.443
XYZ 33.578, 46, 65.498
xyY 0.231, 0.317, 46
CIE-LCH 73.545, 35.573, 203.954
CIE-LUV 73.545, -49.582, -17.566
Hunter-Lab 67.823, -30.318, -9.782
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11001110

Color Schemes with #42c6ce

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Alternatives to #42c6ce

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#42c6ce Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ce

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ce;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ce;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ce;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ce

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 #42c6ce

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ce 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
  • #8ca7a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b7c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9b4d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cbcc9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dbad4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bc7d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population