#42d5dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5dd is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 3.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 183.1 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42d5dd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00abbb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42d5dd color description : Bright cyan.

#42d5dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5dd has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4380125.

Hex triplet 42d5dd #42d5dd
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 221 rgb(66,213,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 4, 0, 13
HSL 183.1°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(183.1,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.1°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.441, -35.246, -15.171
XYZ 39.088, 53.964, 76.759
xyY 0.23, 0.318, 53.964
CIE-LCH 78.441, 38.372, 203.289
CIE-LUV 78.441, -53.954, -18.505
Hunter-Lab 73.46, -33.575, -10.53
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42d5dd

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Alternatives to #42d5dd

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#42d5dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5dd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5dd;}
.background {background-color:#42d5dd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5dd;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5dd

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, #020a0a is the darkest color, while #f9fefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28ecf7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5dd 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
  • #c4c3d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6c1e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51d6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94cad7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96c8e3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bd5e2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population