#42dacd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dacd is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 6% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 174.9 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dacd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b59b. 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

#42dacd color description : Soft cyan.

#42dacd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dacd has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381389.

Hex triplet 42dacd #42dacd
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 205 rgb(66,218,205)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 80.4 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,80.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 6, 15
HSL 174.9°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(174.9,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.9°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.446, -41.986, -5.114
XYZ 38.334, 55.705, 66.486
xyY 0.239, 0.347, 55.705
CIE-LCH 79.446, 42.296, 186.945
CIE-LUV 79.446, -56.788, -1.3
Hunter-Lab 74.636, -38.933, -0.571
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11001101

Color Schemes with #42dacd

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Alternatives to #42dacd

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#42dacd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dacd

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

Shades and Tints of #42dacd

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 #42dacd

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dacd 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
  • #cbc6c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2c2d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cd8e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99cdc7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9dcbd4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52d8de Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population