#42cad5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cad5 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 83.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 5.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 184.5 degrees, a saturation of 63.6% and a lightness of 54.7%. #42cad5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095ab. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42cad5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cad5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cad5 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:213 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4377301.

Hex triplet 42cad5 #42cad5
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 213 rgb(66,202,213)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 83.5 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,83.5%)
CMYK 69, 5, 0, 16
HSL 184.5°, 63.6, 54.7 hsl(184.5,63.6%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.5°, 69, 83.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.951, -32.376, -16.119
XYZ 35.374, 48.2, 70.386
xyY 0.23, 0.313, 48.2
CIE-LCH 74.951, 36.167, 206.467
CIE-LUV 74.951, -50.567, -20.368
Hunter-Lab 69.426, -30.547, -11.511
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11010101

Color Schemes with #42cad5

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Alternatives to #42cad5

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#42cad5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cad5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cad5;}
.background {background-color:#42cad5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cad5;}

Shades and Tints of #42cad5

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f3fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cad5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898e8e is the less saturated color, while #1ee8f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cad5 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90abad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babacc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbb8de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4eccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec0cf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fbedb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4acbd8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population