#42cde5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cde5 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 10.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 188.8 degrees, a saturation of 75.8% and a lightness of 57.8%. #42cde5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bcb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42cde5 color description : Bright cyan.

#42cde5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cde5 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4378085.

Hex triplet 42cde5 #42cde5
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 229 rgb(66,205,229)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 89.8 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,89.8%)
CMYK 71, 10, 0, 10
HSL 188.8°, 75.8, 57.8 hsl(188.8,75.8%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.8°, 71.2, 89.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.36, -29.06, -22.613
XYZ 38.217, 50.475, 81.853
xyY 0.224, 0.296, 50.475
CIE-LCH 76.36, 36.821, 217.888
CIE-LUV 76.36, -50.605, -31.678
Hunter-Lab 71.046, -28.31, -18.577
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11100101

Color Schemes with #42cde5

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Alternatives to #42cde5

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#42cde5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cde5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cde5;}
.background {background-color:#42cde5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cde5;}

Shades and Tints of #42cde5

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eefbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cde5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c989b is the less saturated color, while #29dffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cde5 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
  • #92aeb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babedb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8bced Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ec3df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dc2ea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #44cfe1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population