#42d9e7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9e7 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 185.1 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 58.2%. #42d9e7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3cf. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42d9e7 color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9e7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9e7 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4381159.

Hex triplet 42d9e7 #42d9e7
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 231 rgb(66,217,231)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 90.6 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,90.6%)
CMYK 71, 6, 0, 9
HSL 185.1°, 77.5, 58.2 hsl(185.1,77.5%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.1°, 71.4, 90.6
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 79.926, -34.215, -18.278
XYZ 41.479, 56.55, 84.326
xyY 0.227, 0.31, 56.55
CIE-LCH 79.926, 38.791, 208.111
CIE-LUV 79.926, -54.698, -23.843
Hunter-Lab 75.2, -33.141, -13.846
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11100111

Color Schemes with #42d9e7

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Alternatives to #42d9e7

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#42d9e7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9e7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9e7;}
.background {background-color:#42d9e7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9e7;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9e7

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9e7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949595 is the less saturated color, while #32e7f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9e7 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
  • #98b6b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6c7dc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6c5f0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ddaea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96cee0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96cced Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49dae9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population