#42d5ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d5ec is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 188.1 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42d5ec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00abd9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42d5ec color description : Bright cyan.

#42d5ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d5ec has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4380140.

Hex triplet 42d5ec #42d5ec
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 236 rgb(66,213,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 10, 0, 7
HSL 188.1°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(188.1,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.1°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 78.925, -30.827, -22.462
XYZ 41.177, 54.799, 87.759
xyY 0.224, 0.298, 54.799
CIE-LCH 78.925, 38.142, 216.078
CIE-LUV 78.925, -52.964, -31.299
Hunter-Lab 74.026, -30.256, -18.471
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42d5ec

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Alternatives to #42d5ec

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#42d5ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d5ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d5ec;}
.background {background-color:#42d5ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d5ec;}

Shades and Tints of #42d5ec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d5ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9c is the less saturated color, while #32e1fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d5ec 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.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97b4b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1c4e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfc2f4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #47d8e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92cae5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91c9f1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #45d6e9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population