#42d9ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9ec is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 186.7 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 59.2%. #42d9ec color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3d9. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42d9ec color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9ec has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4381164.

Hex triplet 42d9ec #42d9ec
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 236 rgb(66,217,236)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 92.5 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,92.5%)
CMYK 72, 8, 0, 7
HSL 186.7°, 81.7, 59.2 hsl(186.7,81.7%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.7°, 72, 92.5
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.087, -32.742, -20.698
XYZ 42.196, 56.836, 88.099
xyY 0.225, 0.304, 56.836
CIE-LCH 80.087, 38.735, 212.3
CIE-LUV 80.087, -54.365, -28.109
Hunter-Lab 75.39, -32.026, -16.512
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11101100

Color Schemes with #42d9ec

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Alternatives to #42d9ec

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#42d9ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9ec;}
.background {background-color:#42d9ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9ec;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9ec

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, #010607 is the darkest color, while #f4fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929b9c is the less saturated color, while #32e5fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9ec 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b7ba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5c8e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4c5f5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4adbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95cee5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95ccf1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47daeb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population