#42cecc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cecc is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 0% magenta, 1% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 179.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42cecc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009d99. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cecc color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cecc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cecc has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4378316.

Hex triplet 42cecc #42cecc
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 204 rgb(66,206,204)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 80 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,80%)
CMYK 68, 0, 1, 19
HSL 179.1°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(179.1,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.1°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.858, -36.831, -9.898
XYZ 35.214, 49.657, 64.852
xyY 0.235, 0.332, 49.657
CIE-LCH 75.858, 38.138, 195.042
CIE-LUV 75.858, -52.58, -9.652
Hunter-Lab 70.468, -34.12, -5.238
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11001100

Color Schemes with #42cecc

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Alternatives to #42cecc

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#42cecc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cecc

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

Shades and Tints of #42cecc

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, #030e0d is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cecc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828e8e is the less saturated color, while #14fcf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cecc 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90acac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbdc4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4bad6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c3c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94c1d2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eced7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population