#42dae8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dae8 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.6% cyan, 6% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 185.1 degrees, a saturation of 78.3% and a lightness of 58.4%. #42dae8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b5d1. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 9
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#42dae8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dae8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dae8 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4381416.

Hex triplet 42dae8 #42dae8
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 232 rgb(66,218,232)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 91 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,91%)
CMYK 72, 6, 0, 9
HSL 185.1°, 78.3, 58.4 hsl(185.1,78.3%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.1°, 71.6, 91
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.249, -34.393, -18.322
XYZ 41.879, 57.123, 85.158
xyY 0.227, 0.31, 57.123
CIE-LCH 80.249, 38.969, 208.046
CIE-LUV 80.249, -54.982, -23.903
Hunter-Lab 75.58, -33.357, -13.898
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11101000

Color Schemes with #42dae8

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Alternatives to #42dae8

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#42dae8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dae8

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.background {background-color:#42dae8;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dae8

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #f1fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dae8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949696 is the less saturated color, while #32e8f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dae8 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
  • #98b7ba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c8dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7c5f1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ddbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96cee1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97cdee Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49daea Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population