#42cada Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cada is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 85.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 7.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 186.3 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42cada color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0095b5. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42cada color description : Soft cyan.

#42cada Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cada has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:218 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4377306.

Hex triplet 42cada #42cada
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 218 rgb(66,202,218)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 85.5 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,85.5%)
CMYK 70, 7, 0, 15
HSL 186.3°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(186.3,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.3°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.113, -30.903, -18.576
XYZ 36.019, 48.458, 73.781
xyY 0.228, 0.306, 48.458
CIE-LCH 75.113, 36.056, 211.011
CIE-LUV 75.113, -50.247, -24.633
Hunter-Lab 69.612, -29.461, -14.113
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11011010

Color Schemes with #42cada

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Alternatives to #42cada

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#42cada Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cada

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

Shades and Tints of #42cada

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, #020708 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cada

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889394 is the less saturated color, while #1fe5fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cada 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
  • #90abae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bbd1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9b8e3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc0d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dbfdf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48cbdb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population