#42c8d2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8d2 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 82.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.6% cyan, 4.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 184.2 degrees, a saturation of 61.5% and a lightness of 54.1%. #42c8d2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0091a5. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42c8d2 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c8d2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8d2 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:210 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4376786.

Hex triplet 42c8d2 #42c8d2
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 210 rgb(66,200,210)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 82.4 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,82.4%)
CMYK 69, 5, 0, 18
HSL 184.2°, 61.5, 54.1 hsl(184.2,61.5%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.2°, 68.6, 82.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.264, -32.298, -15.53
XYZ 34.53, 47.117, 68.244
xyY 0.23, 0.314, 47.117
CIE-LCH 74.264, 35.838, 205.679
CIE-LUV 74.264, -50.044, -19.391
Hunter-Lab 68.642, -30.328, -10.897
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11010010

Color Schemes with #42c8d2

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Alternatives to #42c8d2

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#42c8d2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8d2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8d2;}
.background {background-color:#42c8d2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8d2;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8d2

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f0fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8d2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #819293 is the less saturated color, while #15efff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8d2 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea9ab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b9ca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bab6db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fcad8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dbecc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ebcd8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ac9d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population