#42cdec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdec is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 13.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 190.9 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42cdec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bd9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42cdec color description : Bright cyan.

#42cdec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdec has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4378092.

Hex triplet 42cdec #42cdec
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 236 rgb(66,205,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 13, 0, 7
HSL 190.9°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(190.9,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.9°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.602, -26.923, -26.003
XYZ 39.214, 50.874, 87.105
xyY 0.221, 0.287, 50.874
CIE-LCH 76.602, 37.431, 224.004
CIE-LUV 76.602, -50.157, -37.709
Hunter-Lab 71.326, -26.682, -22.479
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42cdec

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Alternatives to #42cdec

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#42cdec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdec

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

Shades and Tints of #42cdec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9c is the less saturated color, while #32d7fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdec 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93afb5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bee2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4bdf3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #40d1e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc3e5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bc3f1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #41cfe5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population