#42dabc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dabc is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.8% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 168.2 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dabc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b579. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42dabc color description : Soft cyan.

#42dabc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dabc has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381372.

Hex triplet 42dabc #42dabc
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 188 rgb(66,218,188)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 73.7 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,73.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 14, 15
HSL 168.2°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(168.2,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 168.2°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79, -46.411, 3.306
XYZ 36.392, 54.929, 56.259
xyY 0.247, 0.372, 54.929
CIE-LCH 79, 46.529, 175.925
CIE-LUV 79, -57.91, 12.369
Hunter-Lab 74.114, -42.05, 6.874
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 10111100

Color Schemes with #42dabc

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Alternatives to #42dabc

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#42dabc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dabc

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

Shades and Tints of #42dabc

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, #020807 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dabc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889492 is the less saturated color, while #1ffdd1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dabc 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
  • #94b3ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec6b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7c0c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62d6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcdb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1cac4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56d7d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population