#42ddff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ddff is composed of 25.9% red, 86.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 13.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 190.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ddff color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00bbff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 100
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    • C 74
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#42ddff color description : Light cyan.

#42ddff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ddff has RGB values of R:66, G:221, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4382207.

Hex triplet 42ddff #42ddff
RGB Decimal 66, 221, 255 rgb(66,221,255)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.7, 100 rgb(25.9%,86.7%,100%)
CMYK 74, 13, 0, 0
HSL 190.8°, 100, 62.9 hsl(190.8,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.8°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 81.885, -28.935, -28.05
XYZ 46.148, 60.087, 103.768
xyY 0.22, 0.286, 60.087
CIE-LCH 81.885, 40.3, 224.11
CIE-LUV 81.885, -54.495, -41.218
Hunter-Lab 77.516, -29.384, -25.109
Binary 01000010, 11011101, 11111111

Color Schemes with #42ddff

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Alternatives to #42ddff

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#42ddff Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ddff;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ddff

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, #000607 is the darkest color, while #f3fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ddff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a5a8 is the less saturated color, while #42ddff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ddff 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.

  • #b3b3b3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9cbbc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5ccf3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3cbff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3de1f1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95d2f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94d1ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3fdff6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population