#42d5e5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5e5 is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 7% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 185.9 degrees, a saturation of 75.8% and a lightness of 57.8%. #42d5e5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00abcb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42d5e5 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d5e5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5e5 has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4380133.

Hex triplet 42d5e5 #42d5e5
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 229 rgb(66,213,229)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 89.8 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,89.8%)
CMYK 71, 7, 0, 10
HSL 185.9°, 75.8, 57.8 hsl(185.9,75.8%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.9°, 71.2, 89.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.695, -32.911, -19.07
XYZ 40.18, 54.4, 82.507
xyY 0.227, 0.307, 54.4
CIE-LCH 78.695, 38.037, 210.09
CIE-LUV 78.695, -53.425, -25.307
Hunter-Lab 73.757, -31.834, -14.695
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11100101

Color Schemes with #42d5e5

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Alternatives to #42d5e5

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#42d5e5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5e5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5e5;}
.background {background-color:#42d5e5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5e5;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5e5

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eefbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5e5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c999b is the less saturated color, while #29e9fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5e5 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #96b3b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2c4db Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2c2ee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cd7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93cade Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93c8ea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48d6e6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population