#42d5de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5de is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.3% cyan, 4.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 183.5 degrees, a saturation of 70.3% and a lightness of 56.5%. #42d5de color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00abbd. 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

#42d5de color description : Bright cyan.

#42d5de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5de has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4380126.

Hex triplet 42d5de #42d5de
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 222 rgb(66,213,222)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 87.1 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,87.1%)
CMYK 70, 4, 0, 13
HSL 183.5°, 70.3, 56.5 hsl(183.5,70.3%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.5°, 70.3, 87.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.472, -34.957, -15.66
XYZ 39.222, 54.017, 77.462
xyY 0.23, 0.316, 54.017
CIE-LCH 78.472, 38.304, 204.131
CIE-LUV 78.472, -53.887, -19.352
Hunter-Lab 73.496, -33.361, -11.042
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11011110

Color Schemes with #42d5de

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Alternatives to #42d5de

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#42d5de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5de;}
.background {background-color:#42d5de;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5de;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5de

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, #020b0b is the darkest color, while #fafefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9191 is the less saturated color, while #28ecf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5de 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
  • #c3c4d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5c1e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50d6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94cad8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95c8e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bd5e2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population