#42cde1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cde1 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.7% cyan, 8.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 187.5 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 57.1%. #42cde1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bc3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42cde1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cde1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cde1 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4378081.

Hex triplet 42cde1 #42cde1
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 225 rgb(66,205,225)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 88.2 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,88.2%)
CMYK 71, 9, 0, 12
HSL 187.5°, 72.6, 57.1 hsl(187.5,72.6%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.5°, 70.7, 88.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.225, -30.264, -20.666
XYZ 37.665, 50.254, 78.945
xyY 0.226, 0.301, 50.254
CIE-LCH 76.225, 36.647, 214.327
CIE-LUV 76.225, -50.862, -28.244
Hunter-Lab 70.89, -29.218, -16.404
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11100001

Color Schemes with #42cde1

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Alternatives to #42cde1

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#42cde1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cde1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cde1;}
.background {background-color:#42cde1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cde1;}

Shades and Tints of #42cde1

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, #020d0e is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cde1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9495 is the less saturated color, while #29e0fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cde1 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92aeb2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babed7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #babbe9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #49d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec3db Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ec2e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46cfdf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population