#42dbdd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbdd is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 0.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 180.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42dbdd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b7bb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42dbdd color description : Bright cyan.

#42dbdd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbdd has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4381661.

Hex triplet 42dbdd #42dbdd
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 221 rgb(66,219,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 1, 0, 13
HSL 180.8°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(180.8,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.8°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 80.201, -38.022, -12.531
XYZ 40.625, 57.038, 77.271
xyY 0.232, 0.326, 57.038
CIE-LCH 80.201, 40.034, 198.241
CIE-LUV 80.201, -56.071, -13.814
Hunter-Lab 75.524, -36.148, -7.795
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42dbdd

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Alternatives to #42dbdd

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#42dbdd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbdd

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

Shades and Tints of #42dbdd

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, #020a0a is the darkest color, while #f9fefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbdd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28f4f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbdd 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
  • #98b6b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cac8d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdc5e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55daea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98cfd6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9acde3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4edae5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population