#42d6dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d6dd is composed of 25.9% red, 83.9% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 182.7 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42d6dd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00adbb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42d6dd color description : Bright cyan.

#42d6dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d6dd has RGB values of R:66, G:214, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4380381.

Hex triplet 42d6dd #42d6dd
RGB Decimal 66, 214, 221 rgb(66,214,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.9, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,83.9%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 3, 0, 13
HSL 182.7°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(182.7,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.7°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.734, -35.712, -14.73
XYZ 39.341, 54.468, 76.843
xyY 0.231, 0.319, 54.468
CIE-LCH 78.734, 38.631, 202.415
CIE-LUV 78.734, -54.307, -17.72
Hunter-Lab 73.803, -34.005, -10.07
Binary 01000010, 11010110, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42d6dd

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Alternatives to #42d6dd

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#42d6dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d6dd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d6dd;}
.background {background-color:#42d6dd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d6dd;}

Shades and Tints of #42d6dd

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 #42d6dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28edf7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d6dd 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
  • #96b4b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5c4d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7c1e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51d6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95cbd7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96c9e3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cd6e3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population