#42cacf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cacf is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 81.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 2.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 182.1 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 53.5%. #42cacf color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00959f. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cacf color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cacf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cacf has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:207 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4377295.

Hex triplet 42cacf #42cacf
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 207 rgb(66,202,207)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 81.2 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,81.2%)
CMYK 68, 2, 0, 19
HSL 182.1°, 59.5, 53.5 hsl(182.1,59.5%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.1°, 68.1, 81.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.763, -34.115, -13.157
XYZ 34.626, 47.901, 66.449
xyY 0.232, 0.322, 47.901
CIE-LCH 74.763, 36.565, 201.09
CIE-LUV 74.763, -50.953, -15.281
Hunter-Lab 69.211, -31.814, -8.477
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11001111

Color Schemes with #42cacf

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Alternatives to #42cacf

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#42cacf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cacf

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

Shades and Tints of #42cacf

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, #040e0e is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cacf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828f8f is the less saturated color, while #14f4fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cacf 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
  • #8faaab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbac7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdb7d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fc0c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90bed5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ccad6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population