#42dbe9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbe9 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.7% cyan, 6% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 185 degrees, a saturation of 79.1% and a lightness of 58.6%. #42dbe9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b7d3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42dbe9 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dbe9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbe9 has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:233 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4381673.

Hex triplet 42dbe9 #42dbe9
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 233 rgb(66,219,233)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 91.4 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,91.4%)
CMYK 72, 6, 0, 9
HSL 185°, 79.1, 58.6 hsl(185,79.1%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 185°, 71.7, 91.4
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.572, -34.571, -18.367
XYZ 42.282, 57.701, 85.995
xyY 0.227, 0.31, 57.701
CIE-LCH 80.572, 39.147, 207.982
CIE-LUV 80.572, -55.265, -23.963
Hunter-Lab 75.961, -33.574, -13.949
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11101001

Color Schemes with #42dbe9

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Alternatives to #42dbe9

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#42dbe9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbe9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dbe9;}
.background {background-color:#42dbe9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dbe9;}

Shades and Tints of #42dbe9

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, #000404 is the darkest color, while #f2fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbe9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939798 is the less saturated color, while #32e9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbe9 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99b8bb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8c9de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8c6f2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ddcec Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97cfe2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97ceef Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49dbeb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population