#42dcc5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcc5 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 171 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dcc5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b98b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dcc5 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcc5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcc5 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381893.

Hex triplet 42dcc5 #42dcc5
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 197 rgb(66,220,197)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 77.3 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,77.3%)
CMYK 70, 0, 10, 14
HSL 171°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(171,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 171°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.825, -44.974, -0.289
XYZ 37.915, 56.372, 61.703
xyY 0.243, 0.361, 56.372
CIE-LCH 79.825, 44.975, 180.369
CIE-LUV 79.825, -58.028, 6.684
Hunter-Lab 75.082, -41.254, 3.832
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11000101

Color Schemes with #42dcc5

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Alternatives to #42dcc5

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#42dcc5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcc5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcc5;}
.background {background-color:#42dcc5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcc5;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcc5

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, #020a08 is the darkest color, while #f8fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcc5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879795 is the less saturated color, while #20fedd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcc5 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #96b5b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc8bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7c3d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60d8e8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcfbf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1cccc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55dadb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population