#42dbce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbce is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.9% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 174.9 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbce color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b79d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbce color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbce has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381646.

Hex triplet 42dbce #42dbce
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 206 rgb(66,219,206)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 80.8 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,80.8%)
CMYK 70, 0, 6, 14
HSL 174.9°, 68, 55.9 hsl(174.9,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.9°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.769, -42.16, -5.17
XYZ 38.715, 56.274, 67.211
xyY 0.239, 0.347, 56.274
CIE-LCH 79.769, 42.476, 186.992
CIE-LUV 79.769, -57.076, -1.362
Hunter-Lab 75.016, -39.155, -0.61
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11001110

Color Schemes with #42dbce

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Alternatives to #42dbce

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#42dbce Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dbce;}
.background {background-color:#42dbce;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dbce

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, #020908 is the darkest color, while #f7fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879695 is the less saturated color, while #1ffeeb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbce 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.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97b5b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccc7c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3c3d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cd9e8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acec8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eccd5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52d9df Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population