#42cde2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cde2 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.8% cyan, 9.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 187.9 degrees, a saturation of 73.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #42cde2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bc5. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42cde2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cde2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cde2 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:226 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4378082.

Hex triplet 42cde2 #42cde2
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 226 rgb(66,205,226)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 88.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,88.6%)
CMYK 71, 9, 0, 11
HSL 187.9°, 73.4, 57.3 hsl(187.9,73.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.9°, 70.8, 88.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.258, -29.964, -21.153
XYZ 37.802, 50.309, 79.666
xyY 0.225, 0.3, 50.309
CIE-LCH 76.258, 36.678, 215.22
CIE-LUV 76.258, -50.797, -29.101
Hunter-Lab 70.929, -28.993, -16.943
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11100010

Color Schemes with #42cde2

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Alternatives to #42cde2

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#42cde2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cde2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cde2;}
.background {background-color:#42cde2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cde2;}

Shades and Tints of #42cde2

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, #020d0f is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cde2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9597 is the less saturated color, while #29e0fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cde2 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
  • #babed8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9bcea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec3dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ec2e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46cfe0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population