#42cdee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdee is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.3% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 191.5 degrees, a saturation of 83.5% and a lightness of 59.6%. #42cdee color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009bdd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42cdee color description : Bright cyan.

#42cdee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdee has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4378094.

Hex triplet 42cdee #42cdee
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 238 rgb(66,205,238)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 93.3 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,93.3%)
CMYK 72, 14, 0, 7
HSL 191.5°, 83.5, 59.6 hsl(191.5,83.5%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.5°, 72.3, 93.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 76.673, -26.307, -26.968
XYZ 39.506, 50.99, 88.644
xyY 0.221, 0.285, 50.99
CIE-LCH 76.673, 37.674, 225.712
CIE-LUV 76.673, -50.03, -39.435
Hunter-Lab 71.408, -26.208, -23.616
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 11101110

Color Schemes with #42cdee

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Alternatives to #42cdee

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#42cdee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdee

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

Shades and Tints of #42cdee

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, #010709 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919c9f is the less saturated color, while #32d7fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdee 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
  • #b8bee4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3bdf5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3fd2e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dc4e7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ac3f2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40d0e5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population