#42dbd8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbd8 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.4% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 178.8 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbd8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b7b1. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbd8 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbd8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbd8 has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381656.

Hex triplet 42dbd8 #42dbd8
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 216 rgb(66,219,216)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 84.7 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,84.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 1, 14
HSL 178.8°, 68, 55.9 hsl(178.8,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 178.8°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 80.053, -39.424, -10.085
XYZ 39.969, 56.775, 73.814
xyY 0.234, 0.333, 56.775
CIE-LCH 80.053, 40.694, 194.349
CIE-LUV 80.053, -56.406, -9.63
Hunter-Lab 75.35, -37.176, -5.337
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11011000

Color Schemes with #42dbd8

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Alternatives to #42dbd8

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#42dbd8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbd8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dbd8;}
.background {background-color:#42dbd8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dbd8;}

Shades and Tints of #42dbd8

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, #020909 is the darkest color, while #f7fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbd8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879695 is the less saturated color, while #1ffef9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbd8 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
  • #98b6b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbc8ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfc4e2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #57daea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99cfd2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cccde Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fdae3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population