#42e2ed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e2ed is composed of 25.9% red, 88.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 4.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 183.9 degrees, a saturation of 82.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #42e2ed color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c5db. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#42e2ed color description : Bright cyan.

#42e2ed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e2ed has RGB values of R:66, G:226, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4383469.

Hex triplet 42e2ed #42e2ed
RGB Decimal 66, 226, 237 rgb(66,226,237)
RGB Percent 25.9, 88.6, 92.9 rgb(25.9%,88.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 72, 5, 0, 7
HSL 183.9°, 82.6, 59.4 hsl(183.9,82.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.9°, 72.2, 92.9
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 82.733, -36.672, -17.232
XYZ 44.725, 61.661, 89.661
xyY 0.228, 0.315, 61.661
CIE-LCH 82.733, 40.518, 205.168
CIE-LUV 82.733, -57.44, -21.832
Hunter-Lab 78.525, -35.751, -12.731
Binary 01000010, 11100010, 11101101

Color Schemes with #42e2ed

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Alternatives to #42e2ed

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#42e2ed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e2ed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e2ed;}
.background {background-color:#42e2ed;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e2ed;}

Shades and Tints of #42e2ed

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, #010808 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e2ed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929d9d is the less saturated color, while #32f0fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e2ed 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
  • #9cbcbf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cecfe2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfccf6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50e2f3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bd6e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cd4f3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4be2f0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population