#42c6d4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6d4 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 185.8 degrees, a saturation of 62.9% and a lightness of 54.5%. #42c6d4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008da9. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42c6d4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6d4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6d4 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4376276.

Hex triplet 42c6d4 #42c6d4
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 212 rgb(66,198,212)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 83.1 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,83.1%)
CMYK 69, 7, 0, 17
HSL 185.8°, 62.9, 54.5 hsl(185.8,62.9%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.8°, 68.9, 83.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.738, -30.751, -17.408
XYZ 34.321, 46.297, 69.411
xyY 0.229, 0.309, 46.297
CIE-LCH 73.738, 35.336, 209.515
CIE-LUV 73.738, -49.201, -22.673
Hunter-Lab 68.042, -29.036, -12.854
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 11010100

Color Schemes with #42c6d4

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Alternatives to #42c6d4

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#42c6d4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6d4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6d4;}
.background {background-color:#42c6d4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6d4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6d4

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 #42c6d4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898c8d is the less saturated color, while #1ee3f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6d4 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
  • #b6b7cc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6b5dd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cc8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbcce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cbbda Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48c7d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population