#42d7cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d7cc is composed of 25.9% red, 84.3% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.1% yellow and 15.7% black. It has a hue angle of 175.6 degrees, a saturation of 65.1% and a lightness of 55.1%. #42d7cc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00af99. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d7cc color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d7cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d7cc has RGB values of R:66, G:215, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4380620.

Hex triplet 42d7cc #42d7cc
RGB Decimal 66, 215, 204 rgb(66,215,204)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.3, 80 rgb(25.9%,84.3%,80%)
CMYK 69, 0, 5, 16
HSL 175.6°, 65.1, 55.1 hsl(175.6,65.1%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.6°, 69.3, 84.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.529, -40.919, -5.934
XYZ 37.443, 54.115, 65.595
xyY 0.238, 0.344, 54.115
CIE-LCH 78.529, 41.347, 188.251
CIE-LUV 78.529, -55.79, -2.755
Hunter-Lab 73.563, -37.881, -1.374
Binary 01000010, 11010111, 11001100

Color Schemes with #42d7cc

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Alternatives to #42d7cc

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#42d7cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d7cc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d7cc;}
.background {background-color:#42d7cc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d7cc;}

Shades and Tints of #42d7cc

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, #010505 is the darkest color, while #f4fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d7cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889190 is the less saturated color, while #1ffaea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d7cc 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b2b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9c4c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cec0d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bd5e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97cbc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bc8d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51d6dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population