#42ffdd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ffdd is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.3% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 169.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ffdd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ffbb. Closest websafe color is: #33ffcc.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 87
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    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 13
    • K 0
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#42ffdd color description : Light cyan.

#42ffdd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ffdd has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.13, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390877.

Hex triplet 42ffdd #42ffdd
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 221 rgb(66,255,221)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 86.7 rgb(25.9%,100%,86.7%)
CMYK 74, 0, 13, 0
HSL 169.2°, 100, 62.9 hsl(169.2,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 169.2°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ffcc #33ffcc
CIE-LAB 90.731, -53.607, 2.989
XYZ 51.053, 77.894, 80.747
xyY 0.243, 0.371, 77.894
CIE-LCH 90.731, 53.69, 176.809
CIE-LUV 90.731, -68.565, 13.296
Hunter-Lab 88.257, -51.196, 7.536
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 11011101

Color Schemes with #42ffdd

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Alternatives to #42ffdd

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#42ffdd Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ffdd;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ffdd

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, #000706 is the darkest color, while #f3fffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ffdd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a8a5 is the less saturated color, while #42ffdd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ffdd 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.

  • #c3c3c3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a9cfc8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #eee5d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f8dfea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a3f2ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #afeed5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6eae5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #80f6f2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population