#42dceb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dceb is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.9% cyan, 6.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 185.3 degrees, a saturation of 80.9% and a lightness of 59%. #42dceb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b9d7. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#42dceb color description : Bright cyan.

#42dceb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dceb has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 4381931.

Hex triplet 42dceb #42dceb
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 235 rgb(66,220,235)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 92.2 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,92.2%)
CMYK 72, 6, 0, 8
HSL 185.3°, 80.9, 59 hsl(185.3,80.9%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.3°, 71.9, 92.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 80.927, -34.455, -18.895
XYZ 42.831, 58.339, 87.596
xyY 0.227, 0.309, 58.339
CIE-LCH 80.927, 39.296, 208.741
CIE-LUV 80.927, -55.481, -24.874
Hunter-Lab 76.38, -33.569, -14.53
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 11101011

Color Schemes with #42dceb

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Alternatives to #42dceb

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#42dceb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dceb

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

Shades and Tints of #42dceb

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, #010606 is the darkest color, while #f3fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dceb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929a9b is the less saturated color, while #32e9fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dceb 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.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ab9bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8cae0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9c7f4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ddded Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97d0e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97cff0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49dcec Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population