#42cedd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cedd is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 6.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 185.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42cedd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009dbb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42cedd color description : Bright cyan.

#42cedd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cedd has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4378333.

Hex triplet 42cedd #42cedd
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 221 rgb(66,206,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 7, 0, 13
HSL 185.8°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(185.8,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.8°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 76.386, -31.935, -18.268
XYZ 37.365, 50.518, 76.184
xyY 0.228, 0.308, 50.518
CIE-LCH 76.386, 36.791, 209.771
CIE-LUV 76.386, -51.475, -24.026
Hunter-Lab 71.076, -30.544, -13.798
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42cedd

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Alternatives to #42cedd

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#42cedd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cedd

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

Shades and Tints of #42cedd

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, #020a0a is the darkest color, while #f9fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cedd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28e3f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cedd 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
  • #bcbed4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdbce6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cd0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90c4d7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90c2e3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48cfde Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population