#42ddcc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ddcc is composed of 25.9% red, 86.7% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.7% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 173.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42ddcc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00bb99. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42ddcc color description : Bright cyan.

#42ddcc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ddcc has RGB values of R:66, G:221, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4382156.

Hex triplet 42ddcc #42ddcc
RGB Decimal 66, 221, 204 rgb(66,221,204)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.7, 80 rgb(25.9%,86.7%,80%)
CMYK 70, 0, 8, 13
HSL 173.4°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(173.4,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.4°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 80.307, -43.576, -3.312
XYZ 38.999, 57.227, 66.114
xyY 0.24, 0.353, 57.227
CIE-LCH 80.307, 43.701, 184.346
CIE-LUV 80.307, -57.917, 1.778
Hunter-Lab 75.649, -40.364, 1.137
Binary 01000010, 11011101, 11001100

Color Schemes with #42ddcc

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Alternatives to #42ddcc

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#42ddcc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ddcc

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

Shades and Tints of #42ddcc

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 #f9fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ddcc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28f7e0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ddcc 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98b7b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc9c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6c4d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5edaea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bd0c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0cdd3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54dbdf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population