#42d5db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5db is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 182.4 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42d5db color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00abb7. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42d5db color description : Soft cyan.

#42d5db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5db has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4380123.

Hex triplet 42d5db #42d5db
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 219 rgb(66,213,219)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 85.9 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,85.9%)
CMYK 70, 3, 0, 14
HSL 182.4°, 68, 55.9 hsl(182.4,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.4°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.379, -35.821, -14.193
XYZ 38.823, 53.858, 75.363
xyY 0.231, 0.32, 53.858
CIE-LCH 78.379, 38.53, 201.614
CIE-LUV 78.379, -54.086, -16.813
Hunter-Lab 73.388, -33.999, -9.515
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11011011

Color Schemes with #42d5db

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Alternatives to #42d5db

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#42d5db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5db;}
.background {background-color:#42d5db;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5db;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5db

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, #020809 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879596 is the less saturated color, while #1ff5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5db 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
  • #95b3b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c3d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6c0e5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52d5e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95cad5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96c8e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cd5e1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population