#42e0dc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e0dc is composed of 25.9% red, 87.8% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.8% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 178.5 degrees, a saturation of 71.8% and a lightness of 56.9%. #42e0dc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c1b9. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 88
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42e0dc color description : Bright cyan.

#42e0dc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e0dc has RGB values of R:66, G:224, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4382940.

Hex triplet 42e0dc #42e0dc
RGB Decimal 66, 224, 220 rgb(66,224,220)
RGB Percent 25.9, 87.8, 86.3 rgb(25.9%,87.8%,86.3%)
CMYK 71, 0, 2, 12
HSL 178.5°, 71.8, 56.9 hsl(178.5,71.8%,56.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 178.5°, 70.5, 87.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 81.638, -40.572, -9.854
XYZ 41.817, 59.633, 77.013
xyY 0.234, 0.334, 59.633
CIE-LCH 81.638, 41.751, 193.651
CIE-LUV 81.638, -57.896, -9.105
Hunter-Lab 77.222, -38.48, -5.073
Binary 01000010, 11100000, 11011100

Color Schemes with #42e0dc

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Alternatives to #42e0dc

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#42e0dc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e0dc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e0dc;}
.background {background-color:#42e0dc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e0dc;}

Shades and Tints of #42e0dc

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, #020d0d is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e0dc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9494 is the less saturated color, while #29f9f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e0dc 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
  • #9abab9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfccd2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4c8e6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58deef Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cd3d5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ed1e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50dfe8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population