#42ccdc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccdc is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 7.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 186.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42ccdc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099b9. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42ccdc color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccdc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccdc has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4377820.

Hex triplet 42ccdc #42ccdc
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 220 rgb(66,204,220)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 86.3 rgb(25.9%,80%,86.3%)
CMYK 70, 7, 0, 14
HSL 186.2°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(186.2,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.2°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.766, -31.272, -18.667
XYZ 36.754, 49.508, 75.325
xyY 0.227, 0.306, 49.508
CIE-LCH 75.766, 36.42, 210.834
CIE-LUV 75.766, -50.829, -24.757
Hunter-Lab 70.362, -29.892, -14.219
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11011100

Color Schemes with #42ccdc

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Alternatives to #42ccdc

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#42ccdc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccdc

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccdc

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 #f8fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccdc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879597 is the less saturated color, while #20e7fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccdc 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91adb0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babcd3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbae5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bcedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec2d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fc0e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48cddd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population