#42d5c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5c8 is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.1% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 174.7 degrees, a saturation of 63.6% and a lightness of 54.7%. #42d5c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ab91. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d5c8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d5c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5c8 has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4380104.

Hex triplet 42d5c8 #42d5c8
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 200 rgb(66,213,200)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 78.4 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,78.4%)
CMYK 69, 0, 6, 16
HSL 174.7°, 63.6, 54.7 hsl(174.7,63.6%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.7°, 69, 83.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 77.824, -41.106, -4.832
XYZ 36.463, 52.914, 62.932
xyY 0.239, 0.347, 52.914
CIE-LCH 77.824, 41.389, 186.704
CIE-LUV 77.824, -55.343, -0.988
Hunter-Lab 72.742, -37.822, -0.375
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11001000

Color Schemes with #42d5c8

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Alternatives to #42d5c8

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#42d5c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5c8;}
.background {background-color:#42d5c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5c8;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5c8

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, #010403 is the darkest color, while #f3fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898e8d is the less saturated color, while #1ef9e5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5c8 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b1ae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c2bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdbed3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bd3e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97c9c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bc6cf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52d4d9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population