#42c7cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7cd is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 2.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 182.6 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42c7cd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f9b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42c7cd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7cd has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4376525.

Hex triplet 42c7cd #42c7cd
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 205 rgb(66,199,205)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 80.4 rgb(25.9%,78%,80.4%)
CMYK 68, 3, 0, 20
HSL 182.6°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(182.6,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.6°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.811, -33.274, -13.502
XYZ 33.686, 46.41, 64.937
xyY 0.232, 0.32, 46.41
CIE-LCH 73.811, 35.909, 202.086
CIE-LUV 73.811, -50.005, -15.936
Hunter-Lab 68.125, -30.954, -8.828
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11001101

Color Schemes with #42c7cd

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Alternatives to #42c7cd

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#42c7cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7cd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7cd;}
.background {background-color:#42c7cd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7cd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7cd

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, #030c0d is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7cd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828c8d is the less saturated color, while #14f1fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7cd 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
  • #8da8a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b8c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbb5d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51c8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dbdc8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fbbd3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bc8d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population