#42d3e2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d3e2 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.7% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.8% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 185.6 degrees, a saturation of 73.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #42d3e2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a7c5. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42d3e2 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d3e2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d3e2 has RGB values of R:66, G:211, B:226 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4379618.

Hex triplet 42d3e2 #42d3e2
RGB Decimal 66, 211, 226 rgb(66,211,226)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.7, 88.6 rgb(25.9%,82.7%,88.6%)
CMYK 71, 7, 0, 11
HSL 185.6°, 73.4, 57.3 hsl(185.6,73.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.6°, 70.8, 88.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.013, -32.845, -18.494
XYZ 39.265, 53.234, 80.153
xyY 0.227, 0.308, 53.234
CIE-LCH 78.013, 37.694, 209.383
CIE-LUV 78.013, -52.917, -24.333
Hunter-Lab 72.962, -31.623, -14.061
Binary 01000010, 11010011, 11100010

Color Schemes with #42d3e2

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Alternatives to #42d3e2

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#42d3e2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d3e2

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#42d3e2 background color

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#42d3e2 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d3e2;}
.background {background-color:#42d3e2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d3e2;}

Shades and Tints of #42d3e2

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, #020e0f is the darkest color, while #fdffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d3e2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9697 is the less saturated color, while #29e7fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d3e2 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
  • #94b1b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1c2d8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c1c0eb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cd5e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c8db Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93c7e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48d4e3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population