#42dacc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dacc is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.4% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 174.5 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dacc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b599. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42dacc color description : Soft cyan.

#42dacc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dacc has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381388.

Hex triplet 42dacc #42dacc
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 204 rgb(66,218,204)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 80 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,80%)
CMYK 70, 0, 6, 15
HSL 174.5°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(174.5,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.5°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.418, -42.254, -4.621
XYZ 38.214, 55.657, 65.852
xyY 0.239, 0.348, 55.657
CIE-LCH 79.418, 42.506, 186.241
CIE-LUV 79.418, -56.855, -0.482
Hunter-Lab 74.604, -39.125, -0.112
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11001100

Color Schemes with #42dacc

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Alternatives to #42dacc

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#42dacc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dacc

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

Shades and Tints of #42dacc

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 #f6fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dacc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889493 is the less saturated color, while #1ffde8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dacc 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #96b4b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccc6c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2c2d7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cd8e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99cdc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ecbd3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53d8dd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population