#42ffcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ffcd is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 19.6% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 164.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ffcd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ff9b. Closest websafe color is: #33ffcc.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 20
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ffcd color description : Light cyan - lime green.

#42ffcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ffcd has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.2, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390861.

Hex triplet 42ffcd #42ffcd
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 205 rgb(66,255,205)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 80.4 rgb(25.9%,100%,80.4%)
CMYK 74, 0, 20, 0
HSL 164.1°, 100, 62.9 hsl(164.1,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.1°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffcc #33ffcc
CIE-LAB 90.359, -57.466, 10.723
XYZ 49.022, 77.081, 70.049
xyY 0.25, 0.393, 77.081
CIE-LCH 90.359, 58.458, 169.43
CIE-LUV 90.359, -69.657, 25.607
Hunter-Lab 87.796, -53.975, 14.152
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 11001101

Color Schemes with #42ffcd

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Alternatives to #42ffcd

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#42ffcd Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ffcd;}
.background {background-color:#42ffcd;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ffcd

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, #000705 is the darkest color, while #f3fffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ffcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a8a4 is the less saturated color, while #42ffcd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ffcd 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.

  • #c1c1c1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8cdc3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f0e4c2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fddddb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9ff1ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1edc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b9e9d6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7df6ec Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population