#42cddd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cddd is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 7.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 186.2 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42cddd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bbb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42cddd color description : Bright cyan.

#42cddd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cddd has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4378077.

Hex triplet 42cddd #42cddd
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 221 rgb(66,205,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 7, 0, 13
HSL 186.2°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(186.2,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.2°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.093, -31.456, -18.712
XYZ 37.125, 50.038, 76.104
xyY 0.227, 0.306, 50.038
CIE-LCH 76.093, 36.601, 210.747
CIE-LUV 76.093, -51.12, -24.819
Hunter-Lab 70.738, -30.108, -14.272
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42cddd

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Alternatives to #42cddd

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#42cddd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cddd

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

Shades and Tints of #42cddd

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, #020a0a is the darkest color, while #f9fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cddd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28e1f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cddd 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
  • #bbbdd4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbbe6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fc3d7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fc1e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48cede Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population