#42e8cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e8cd is composed of 25.9% red, 91% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.6% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 170.2 degrees, a saturation of 78.3% and a lightness of 58.4%. #42e8cd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00d19b. Closest websafe color is: #33ffcc.

    • R 26
    • G 91
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 0
    • Y 12
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42e8cd color description : Bright cyan.

#42e8cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e8cd has RGB values of R:66, G:232, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0, Y:0.12, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4384973.

Hex triplet 42e8cd #42e8cd
RGB Decimal 66, 232, 205 rgb(66,232,205)
RGB Percent 25.9, 91, 80.4 rgb(25.9%,91%,80.4%)
CMYK 72, 0, 12, 9
HSL 170.2°, 78.3, 58.4 hsl(170.2,78.3%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.2°, 71.6, 91
Web Safe 33ffcc #33ffcc
CIE-LAB 83.587, -48.057, 0.959
XYZ 42.119, 63.275, 67.748
xyY 0.243, 0.365, 63.275
CIE-LCH 83.587, 48.066, 178.857
CIE-LUV 83.587, -61.716, 9.146
Hunter-Lab 79.546, -44.69, 5.186
Binary 01000010, 11101000, 11001101

Color Schemes with #42e8cd

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Alternatives to #42e8cd

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#42e8cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e8cd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e8cd;}
.background {background-color:#42e8cd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e8cd;}

Shades and Tints of #42e8cd

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #f1fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e8cd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949696 is the less saturated color, while #32f8d8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e8cd 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
  • #9cbeb8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9d1c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ccd9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64e3f4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2d9c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8d6d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57e5e6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population