#42d0ed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d0ed is composed of 25.9% red, 81.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 12.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 190.2 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42d0ed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a1db. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42d0ed color description : Bright cyan.

#42d0ed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d0ed has RGB values of R:66, G:208, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4378861.

Hex triplet 42d0ed #42d0ed
RGB Decimal 66, 208, 237 rgb(66,208,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 81.6, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,81.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 12, 0, 7
HSL 190.2°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(190.2,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.2°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 77.508, -28.094, -25.156
XYZ 40.084, 52.381, 88.114
xyY 0.222, 0.29, 52.381
CIE-LCH 77.508, 37.711, 221.842
CIE-LUV 77.508, -51.146, -36.162
Hunter-Lab 72.375, -27.794, -21.522
Binary 01000010, 11010000, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42d0ed

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Alternatives to #42d0ed

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#42d0ed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d0ed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d0ed;}
.background {background-color:#42d0ed;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d0ed;}

Shades and Tints of #42d0ed

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, #010708 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d0ed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9d is the less saturated color, while #32dbfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d0ed 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b1b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbc1e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8bff5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #42d4e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fc6e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dc5f2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #42d2e7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population