#42cad1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cad1 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 82% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.4% cyan, 3.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 18% black. It has a hue angle of 182.9 degrees, a saturation of 60.9% and a lightness of 53.9%. #42cad1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095a3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42cad1 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cad1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cad1 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:209 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4377297.

Hex triplet 42cad1 #42cad1
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 209 rgb(66,202,209)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 82 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,82%)
CMYK 68, 3, 0, 18
HSL 182.9°, 60.9, 53.9 hsl(182.9,60.9%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.9°, 68.4, 82
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.825, -33.539, -14.146
XYZ 34.873, 48, 67.745
xyY 0.232, 0.319, 48
CIE-LCH 74.825, 36.4, 202.869
CIE-LUV 74.825, -50.825, -16.972
Hunter-Lab 69.282, -31.396, -9.478
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11010001

Color Schemes with #42cad1

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Alternatives to #42cad1

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#42cad1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cad1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cad1;}
.background {background-color:#42cad1;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cad1

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cad1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #819192 is the less saturated color, while #15f3fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cad1 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
  • #babac8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdb7db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec0cb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90bed7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bcbd7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population