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Pantone / PMS 2226 U / #42cddd Hex Color Code

#42cddd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42cddd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42cddd is comprised of 25.88% red, 80.39% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #42cddd has a hue of 186° (degrees), 70% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.18 nm.

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#42cddd linear gradient to complementary #fb3a24

  1. #42cddd
  2. #8dbbbd
  3. #b3a79e
  4. #cd937f
  5. #e07c61
  6. #ef6043
  7. #fb3a24

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a8b8
  2. #13b4c4
  3. #2fc1d1
  4. #42cddd
  5. #53daea
  6. #62e6f6
  7. #70f3ff

Tones

  1. #42cddd
  2. #5bc3d0
  3. #6cb9c3
  4. #79afb6
  5. #82a4a9
  6. #8a9a9c
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#42cddd to white

  1. #42cddd
  2. #70d6e3
  3. #92dee8
  4. #afe6ee
  5. #cbeff4
  6. #e5f7f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#42cddd to black

  1. #42cddd
  2. #3ba8b4
  3. #34848d
  4. #2b6168
  5. #214145
  6. #162325
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
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      ΔE = 3.128 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
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      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
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      ΔE = 3.045 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
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      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  5. Earthpaint

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      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
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    1. Butterfly Kisses EBC-8
      #6ec8d3
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
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      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
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      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
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      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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    1. Swan Lake / 7440
      #70cbd4
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
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    1. 38/02
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      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Slick Blue - 6949
      #73ccd8
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
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      #74ccd9
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
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    1. T2026-4
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      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
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      #63c3ce
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
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      #70cbce
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
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    1. Lone Star Quilt
      #6fc7cf
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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    1. Swan Lake / 7440
      #6ac5d5
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
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      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
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      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
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      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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      #50c3cb
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
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      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
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      #72d1df
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. CF10360
      #75d3dc
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
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      #61c3cc
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
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      #68c3cc
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
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      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
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      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
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      #58c1cd
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      #6ec4d4
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
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      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
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    1. Model Master 28145
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      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
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      #79ccdb
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
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      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
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      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
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      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. RAL 690-1
      #3fbfcb
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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    1. 69.21.12
      #71ced2
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. 69.18.12
      #7fd0db
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
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      #68c6ca
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
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    1. 1172T Engaging
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      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
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    1. 1980 Blue
      #7ecfda
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  45. Glidden

    1. Tropical Splash / PPG1233-5
      #70cbce
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Pacific Coast Blue / 18BG 47/282
      #6ac1d2
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Wave Blue / T10 48B-2
      #7ac5d1
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Etruscan Blue / T72-4
      #7fcad9
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  47. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3ac3ca
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Jade
      #42c1c8
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  48. Kelly-Moore

    1. Arizona Turquoise / KM3197-2
      #80cddb
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  49. KILZ

    1. Classic Turquoise / E741
      #81ccd3
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  50. Resene

    1. Spray B82-056-214
      #7ecddd
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 53.3%

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#42cddd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42cddd foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #42cddd">…</p>

#42cddd background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #42cddd">…</p>

#42cddd shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42cddd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4378077
Binary
01000010, 11001101, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#42cddd
LRV
≈ 50.0%
Closest short hex
#4cd ΔE = 0.548
RGB
rgb(66, 205, 221)
RGBA
rgba(66, 205, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.417, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 54.621%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12399139 / 0xff42cddd
HSL
hsl(186, 70%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 70%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.194), saturation: 70% (0.701), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 186.194, saturation: 70.136%, perceived brightness: 69.644%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.886, S: 89.712, L: 76.092
Cubehelix
H: -181.945, S: 1.036, L: 0.647
TSL
T: -1.595, S: 0.290, L: 0.648
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.701), magenta: 7% (0.072), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 37.124, Y: 50.037, Z: 76.094
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.306, Y: 50.037
CIELab
L: 76.092, a: -31.460, b: -18.705
CIELuv
L: 76.092, u: -51.120, v: -24.807
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.092, C: 36.600, H: 210.735
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.092, C: 56.821, H: 205.886
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.737, a: -30.111, b: -14.265
CIECAM02
J: 66.322, C: 48.748, h: 208.622, Q: 160.450, M: 42.629, s: 51.545, H: 264.813
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.104, jaune: -3.025, green: 5.949
LMS
L: 36.342, M: 59.282, S: 75.623
YCbCr
Y: 157.940, Cb: 155.596, Cr: 65.843
YCoCg
Y: 174.250, Cg: 30.750, Co: -22.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.263, Db: 83.878, Dr: 188.759
YPbPr
Y: 176.545, Pb: 23.985, Pr: -70.236
xvYCC
Y: 167.621, Cb: 149.069, Cr: 66.302
YIQ
Y: 165.263, I: -87.945, Q: -24.414
YUV
Y: 165.263, U: 27.429, V: -87.085
Munsell Color System
5B 7/8 ΔE = 2.013
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 13.711

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