#42cad3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cad3 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 82.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.7% cyan, 4.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 183.7 degrees, a saturation of 62.2% and a lightness of 54.3%. #42cad3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095a7. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42cad3 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cad3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cad3 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:211 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4377299.

Hex triplet 42cad3 #42cad3
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 211 rgb(66,202,211)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 82.7 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,82.7%)
CMYK 69, 4, 0, 17
HSL 183.7°, 62.2, 54.3 hsl(183.7,62.2%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.7°, 68.7, 82.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.888, -32.959, -15.133
XYZ 35.122, 48.099, 69.058
xyY 0.231, 0.316, 48.099
CIE-LCH 74.888, 36.268, 204.662
CIE-LUV 74.888, -50.696, -18.668
Hunter-Lab 69.354, -30.974, -10.489
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11010011

Color Schemes with #42cad3

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Alternatives to #42cad3

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#42cad3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cad3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cad3;}
.background {background-color:#42cad3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cad3;}

Shades and Tints of #42cad3

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f1fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cad3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8b8b is the less saturated color, while #1ee9f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cad3 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
  • #8faaac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babaca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcb8dc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fcbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec0cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fbed9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4acbd7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population