#42c7dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7dd is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 10% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 188.5 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42c7dd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008fbb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42c7dd color description : Bright cyan.

#42c7dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7dd has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4376541.

Hex triplet 42c7dd #42c7dd
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 221 rgb(66,199,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,78%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 10, 0, 13
HSL 188.5°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(188.5,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.5°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.332, -28.546, -21.382
XYZ 35.718, 47.222, 75.635
xyY 0.225, 0.298, 47.222
CIE-LCH 74.332, 35.666, 216.835
CIE-LUV 74.332, -48.988, -29.591
Hunter-Lab 68.719, -27.479, -17.155
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42c7dd

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Alternatives to #42c7dd

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#42c7dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7dd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7dd;}
.background {background-color:#42c7dd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7dd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7dd

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, #02090a is the darkest color, while #f9fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28d9f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7dd 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8fa9ae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b9d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4b7e5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #47cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8bbed7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8abce2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #45c9da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population