#42dcdd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcdd is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 180.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42dcdd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b9bb. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

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

#42dcdd color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcdd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcdd has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4381917.

Hex triplet 42dcdd #42dcdd
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 221 rgb(66,220,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,86.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 0, 13
HSL 180.4°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(180.4,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.4°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 80.494, -38.48, -12.092
XYZ 40.887, 57.561, 77.358
xyY 0.233, 0.327, 57.561
CIE-LCH 80.494, 40.335, 197.446
CIE-LUV 80.494, -56.423, -13.036
Hunter-Lab 75.869, -36.575, -7.345
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42dcdd

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Alternatives to #42dcdd

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#42dcdd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcdd

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

Shades and Tints of #42dcdd

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 #42dcdd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28f5f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcdd 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b7b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbc9d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cec6e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55dbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99d0d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bcee3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4edbe6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population