#42e4cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e4cc is composed of 25.9% red, 89.4% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.5% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 171.1 degrees, a saturation of 75% and a lightness of 57.6%. #42e4cc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00c999. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42e4cc color description : Bright cyan.

#42e4cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e4cc has RGB values of R:66, G:228, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4383948.

Hex triplet 42e4cc #42e4cc
RGB Decimal 66, 228, 204 rgb(66,228,204)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.4, 80 rgb(25.9%,89.4%,80%)
CMYK 71, 0, 11, 11
HSL 171.1°, 75, 57.6 hsl(171.1,75%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.1°, 71.1, 89.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 82.379, -46.609, -0.275
XYZ 40.886, 61.001, 66.743
xyY 0.242, 0.362, 61.001
CIE-LCH 82.379, 46.61, 180.338
CIE-LUV 82.379, -60.382, 6.995
Hunter-Lab 78.103, -43.239, 4.006
Binary 01000010, 11100100, 11001100

Color Schemes with #42e4cc

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Alternatives to #42e4cc

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#42e4cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e4cc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e4cc;}
.background {background-color:#42e4cc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e4cc;}

Shades and Tints of #42e4cc

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, #02110f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e4cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d9997 is the less saturated color, while #29fdde is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e4cc 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.

  • #b1b1b1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9bbbb6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6cec3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dec9d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62e0f0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0d6c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5d3d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56e1e3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population