#42dcc8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcc8 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.1% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 172.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dcc8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b991. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dcc8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcc8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcc8 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381896.

Hex triplet 42dcc8 #42dcc8
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 200 rgb(66,220,200)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 78.4 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,78.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 9, 14
HSL 172.2°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(172.2,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.2°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.904, -44.192, -1.773
XYZ 38.262, 56.511, 63.532
xyY 0.242, 0.357, 56.511
CIE-LCH 79.904, 44.228, 182.297
CIE-LUV 79.904, -57.829, 4.27
Hunter-Lab 75.174, -40.702, 2.514
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11001000

Color Schemes with #42dcc8

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Alternatives to #42dcc8

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#42dcc8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcc8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcc8;}
.background {background-color:#42dcc8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcc8;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcc8

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, #020a09 is the darkest color, while #f8fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcc8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879795 is the less saturated color, while #20fee2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcc8 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.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97b6b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec8bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6c3d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fd9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcfc2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0cccf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54dadd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population