#42d9e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9e0 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.5% cyan, 3.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 182.7 degrees, a saturation of 71.8% and a lightness of 56.9%. #42d9e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3c1. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42d9e0 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9e0 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:224 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4381152.

Hex triplet 42d9e0 #42d9e0
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 224 rgb(66,217,224)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 87.8 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,87.8%)
CMYK 71, 3, 0, 12
HSL 182.7°, 71.8, 56.9 hsl(182.7,71.8%,56.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.7°, 70.5, 87.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.706, -36.245, -14.874
XYZ 40.51, 56.162, 79.222
xyY 0.23, 0.319, 56.162
CIE-LCH 79.706, 39.178, 202.311
CIE-LUV 79.706, -55.165, -17.904
Hunter-Lab 74.941, -34.658, -10.218
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11100000

Color Schemes with #42d9e0

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Alternatives to #42d9e0

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#42d9e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9e0;}
.background {background-color:#42d9e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9e0;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9e0

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, #020d0d is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9494 is the less saturated color, while #29f0f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9e0 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b6b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c7d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9c4ea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52d9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97cdd9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98cbe6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cd9e6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population