#42d6e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d6e1 is composed of 25.9% red, 83.9% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.7% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 184.2 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 57.1%. #42d6e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00adc3. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42d6e1 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d6e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d6e1 has RGB values of R:66, G:214, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4380385.

Hex triplet 42d6e1 #42d6e1
RGB Decimal 66, 214, 225 rgb(66,214,225)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.9, 88.2 rgb(25.9%,83.9%,88.2%)
CMYK 71, 5, 0, 12
HSL 184.2°, 72.6, 57.1 hsl(184.2,72.6%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.2°, 70.7, 88.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.859, -34.555, -16.682
XYZ 39.88, 54.684, 79.683
xyY 0.229, 0.314, 54.684
CIE-LCH 78.859, 38.372, 205.77
CIE-LUV 78.859, -54.042, -21.11
Hunter-Lab 73.949, -33.146, -12.124
Binary 01000010, 11010110, 11100001

Color Schemes with #42d6e1

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Alternatives to #42d6e1

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#42d6e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d6e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d6e1;}
.background {background-color:#42d6e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d6e1;}

Shades and Tints of #42d6e1

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, #020d0e is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d6e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9595 is the less saturated color, while #29ecfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d6e1 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
  • #96b4b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c5d7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5c2ea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fd7e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94cbda Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95c9e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ad6e4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population