#42dbd5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbd5 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 83.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.7% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 177.6 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbd5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b7ab. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbd5 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbd5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbd5 has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:213 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381653.

Hex triplet 42dbd5 #42dbd5
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 213 rgb(66,219,213)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 83.5 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,83.5%)
CMYK 70, 0, 3, 14
HSL 177.6°, 68, 55.9 hsl(177.6,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 177.6°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.966, -40.255, -8.614
XYZ 39.585, 56.622, 71.79
xyY 0.236, 0.337, 56.622
CIE-LCH 79.966, 41.166, 192.078
CIE-LUV 79.966, -56.608, -7.135
Hunter-Lab 75.247, -37.781, -3.893
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11010101

Color Schemes with #42dbd5

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Alternatives to #42dbd5

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#42dbd5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbd5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dbd5;}
.background {background-color:#42dbd5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dbd5;}

Shades and Tints of #42dbd5

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 #42dbd5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879695 is the less saturated color, while #1ffef5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbd5 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b6b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbc8cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0c4e0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59d9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99cfcf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cccdc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50dae2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population