#42c6d0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6d0 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 81.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.3% cyan, 4.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.4% black. It has a hue angle of 184.2 degrees, a saturation of 60.2% and a lightness of 53.7%. #42c6d0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008da1. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42c6d0 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6d0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6d0 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:208 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4376272.

Hex triplet 42c6d0 #42c6d0
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 208 rgb(66,198,208)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 81.6 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,81.6%)
CMYK 68, 5, 0, 18
HSL 184.2°, 60.2, 53.7 hsl(184.2,60.2%,53.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.2°, 68.3, 81.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.609, -31.927, -15.433
XYZ 33.823, 46.098, 66.786
xyY 0.231, 0.314, 46.098
CIE-LCH 73.609, 35.461, 205.799
CIE-LUV 73.609, -49.455, -19.265
Hunter-Lab 67.895, -29.895, -10.795
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11010000

Color Schemes with #42c6d0

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Alternatives to #42c6d0

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#42c6d0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6d0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6d0;}
.background {background-color:#42c6d0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6d0;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6d0

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, #040e0f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6d0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828f90 is the less saturated color, while #15edfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6d0 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
  • #8da8aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b7c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8b4d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fc8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cbccb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dbbd6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ac7d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population