#42cbdd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbdd is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 187 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42cbdd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0097bb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42cbdd color description : Bright cyan.

#42cbdd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbdd has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4377565.

Hex triplet 42cbdd #42cbdd
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 221 rgb(66,203,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 8, 0, 13
HSL 187°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(187,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 187°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.506, -30.493, -19.601
XYZ 36.65, 49.087, 75.946
xyY 0.227, 0.304, 49.087
CIE-LCH 75.506, 36.249, 212.733
CIE-LUV 75.506, -50.41, -26.407
Hunter-Lab 70.062, -29.234, -15.225
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42cbdd

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Alternatives to #42cbdd

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#42cbdd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbdd

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

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, #02090a is the darkest color, while #f9fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbdd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28dff7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbdd 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90acaf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bcd4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9bae6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4acddd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec1d7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dc0e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47ccdd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population