#42cedb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cedb is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 5.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 185.1 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42cedb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009db7. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42cedb color description : Soft cyan.

#42cedb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cedb has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4378331.

Hex triplet 42cedb #42cedb
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 219 rgb(66,206,219)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 85.9 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,85.9%)
CMYK 70, 6, 0, 14
HSL 185.1°, 68, 55.9 hsl(185.1,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.1°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.321, -32.524, -17.289
XYZ 37.101, 50.412, 74.789
xyY 0.229, 0.311, 50.412
CIE-LCH 76.321, 36.834, 207.994
CIE-LUV 76.321, -51.605, -22.32
Hunter-Lab 71.001, -30.98, -12.752
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11011011

Color Schemes with #42cedb

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Alternatives to #42cedb

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#42cedb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cedb

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

Shades and Tints of #42cedb

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, #020809 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cedb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879596 is the less saturated color, while #1febfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cedb 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
  • #92aeb1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbed2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bebbe4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dd0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90c4d5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90c2e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49cfdd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population