#42d2ed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d2ed is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 11.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 189.5 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42d2ed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a5db. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42d2ed color description : Bright cyan.

#42d2ed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d2ed has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4379373.

Hex triplet 42d2ed #42d2ed
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 237 rgb(66,210,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 11, 0, 7
HSL 189.5°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(189.5,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.5°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 78.088, -29.072, -24.271
XYZ 40.575, 53.362, 88.278
xyY 0.223, 0.293, 53.362
CIE-LCH 78.088, 37.871, 219.857
CIE-LUV 78.088, -51.847, -34.558
Hunter-Lab 73.049, -28.689, -20.515
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42d2ed

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Alternatives to #42d2ed

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#42d2ed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d2ed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d2ed;}
.background {background-color:#42d2ed;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d2ed;}

Shades and Tints of #42d2ed

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 #42d2ed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929c9d is the less saturated color, while #32ddfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d2ed 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95b2b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdc2e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbc1f5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44d5e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90c8e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fc7f2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #43d4e8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population