#42dae6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dae6 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.3% cyan, 5.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 184.4 degrees, a saturation of 76.6% and a lightness of 58%. #42dae6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b5cd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 10
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#42dae6 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dae6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dae6 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4381414.

Hex triplet 42dae6 #42dae6
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 230 rgb(66,218,230)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 90.2 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,90.2%)
CMYK 71, 5, 0, 10
HSL 184.4°, 76.6, 58 hsl(184.4,76.6%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.4°, 71.3, 90.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.185, -34.977, -17.352
XYZ 41.597, 57.01, 83.67
xyY 0.228, 0.313, 57.01
CIE-LCH 80.185, 39.045, 206.387
CIE-LUV 80.185, -55.116, -22.202
Hunter-Lab 75.505, -33.796, -12.848
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #42dae6

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Alternatives to #42dae6

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#42dae6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dae6

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.background {background-color:#42dae6;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dae6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #effcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dae6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c9b9c is the less saturated color, while #29efff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dae6 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
  • #98b7b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c8db Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8c5ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fdbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96cedf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97cdec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4adae9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population