#42d9ee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9ee is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.3% cyan, 8.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 187.3 degrees, a saturation of 83.5% and a lightness of 59.6%. #42d9ee color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b3dd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42d9ee color description : Bright cyan.

#42d9ee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9ee has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4381166.

Hex triplet 42d9ee #42d9ee
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 238 rgb(66,217,238)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 93.3 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,93.3%)
CMYK 72, 9, 0, 7
HSL 187.3°, 83.5, 59.6 hsl(187.3,83.5%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.3°, 72.3, 93.3
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.153, -32.147, -21.664
XYZ 42.488, 56.953, 89.638
xyY 0.225, 0.301, 56.953
CIE-LCH 80.153, 38.765, 213.976
CIE-LUV 80.153, -54.232, -29.821
Hunter-Lab 75.467, -31.573, -17.596
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11101110

Color Schemes with #42d9ee

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Alternatives to #42d9ee

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#42d9ee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9ee

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9ee;}
.background {background-color:#42d9ee;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9ee;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9ee

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, #010809 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9ee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #919d9f is the less saturated color, while #32e5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9ee 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
  • #98b7bb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c8e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3c6f6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48dbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95cee7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94ccf3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46daec Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population