#42dbed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbed is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 7.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 186.3 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42dbed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b7db. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42dbed color description : Bright cyan.

#42dbed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbed has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4381677.

Hex triplet 42dbed #42dbed
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 237 rgb(66,219,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 8, 0, 7
HSL 186.3°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(186.3,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.3°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.701, -33.394, -20.301
XYZ 42.86, 57.932, 89.039
xyY 0.226, 0.305, 57.932
CIE-LCH 80.701, 39.081, 211.296
CIE-LUV 80.701, -54.998, -27.373
Hunter-Lab 76.113, -32.683, -16.08
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42dbed

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Alternatives to #42dbed

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#42dbed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbed

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

Shades and Tints of #42dbed

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, #010708 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929c9d is the less saturated color, while #32e8fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbed 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
  • #c7c9e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6c7f6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4bdded Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96cfe6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96cef2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47dced Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population