#42ccde Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccde is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.3% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 186.9 degrees, a saturation of 70.3% and a lightness of 56.5%. #42ccde color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #0099bd. 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

#42ccde color description : Bright cyan.

#42ccde Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccde has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4377822.

Hex triplet 42ccde #42ccde
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 222 rgb(66,204,222)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 87.1 rgb(25.9%,80%,87.1%)
CMYK 70, 8, 0, 13
HSL 186.9°, 70.3, 56.5 hsl(186.9,70.3%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.9°, 70.3, 87.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.832, -30.677, -19.645
XYZ 37.021, 49.615, 76.729
xyY 0.227, 0.304, 49.615
CIE-LCH 75.832, 36.429, 212.635
CIE-LUV 75.832, -50.701, -26.468
Hunter-Lab 70.438, -29.45, -15.279
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 11011110

Color Schemes with #42ccde

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Alternatives to #42ccde

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#42ccde Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccde

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccde

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, #020a0b is the darkest color, while #fafefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccde

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9191 is the less saturated color, while #28e0f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccde 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
  • #babdd5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #babae7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4acede Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec2d8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ec1e3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47cdde Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population