#42ddcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ddcd is composed of 25.9% red, 86.7% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.2% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 173.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42ddcd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00bb9b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42ddcd color description : Bright cyan.

#42ddcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ddcd has RGB values of R:66, G:221, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4382157.

Hex triplet 42ddcd #42ddcd
RGB Decimal 66, 221, 205 rgb(66,221,205)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.7, 80.4 rgb(25.9%,86.7%,80.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 7, 13
HSL 173.8°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(173.8,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.8°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 80.334, -43.31, -3.805
XYZ 39.119, 57.275, 66.748
xyY 0.24, 0.351, 57.275
CIE-LCH 80.334, 43.477, 185.021
CIE-LUV 80.334, -57.85, 0.964
Hunter-Lab 75.68, -40.175, 0.684
Binary 01000010, 11011101, 11001101

Color Schemes with #42ddcd

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Alternatives to #42ddcd

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#42ddcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ddcd

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

Shades and Tints of #42ddcd

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 #42ddcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9090 is the less saturated color, while #28f7e1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ddcd 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
  • #cec9c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5c4d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ddaea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bd0c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0cdd4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53dbdf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population