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#42d2dd Hex Color Code

#42d2dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42d2dd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42d2dd is comprised of 25.88% red, 82.35% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #42d2dd has a hue of 184° (degrees), 70% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.22 nm.

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#42d2dd linear gradient to complementary #ff2a20

  1. #42d2dd
  2. #90bebc
  3. #b7a99c
  4. #d1937d
  5. #e4795e
  6. #f35b40
  7. #ff2a20

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00acb7
  2. #10b9c4
  3. #2ec5d0
  4. #42d2dd
  5. #53dfea
  6. #63ecf7
  7. #72f9ff

Tones

  1. #42d2dd
  2. #5cc7d0
  3. #6dbcc3
  4. #79b1b6
  5. #83a6a9
  6. #8a9b9c
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#42d2dd to White

  1. #42d2dd
  2. #70dae3
  3. #92e1e8
  4. #b0e9ee
  5. #cbf0f4
  6. #e6f8f9
  7. #ffffff

#42d2dd to Black

  1. #42d2dd
  2. #3bacb4
  3. #34878d
  4. #2b6368
  5. #214245
  6. #162425
  7. #000000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1050-B30G
      #5aced5
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 319
      #4accd4
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Duron

    1. Mariner
      #6bd2d9
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 54.2%

#42d2dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42d2dd foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #42d2dd">…</p>

#42d2dd background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #42d2dd">…</p>

#42d2dd shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42d2dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4379357
Binary
01000010, 11010010, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#42d2dd
LRV
≈ 52.5%
Closest short hex
#3cd ΔE = 2.927
RGB
rgb(66, 210, 221)
RGBA
rgba(66, 210, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.423, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12397859 / 0xff42d2dd
HSL
hsl(184, 70%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 70%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (184.258), saturation: 70% (0.701), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 184.258, saturation: 70.136%, perceived brightness: 70.976%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.517, S: 90.092, L: 77.559
Cubehelix
H: -183.964, S: 1.068, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -1.560, S: 0.294, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.701), magenta: 5% (0.050), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 38.339, Y: 52.467, Z: 76.499
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.314, Y: 52.467
CIELab
L: 77.559, a: -33.840, b: -16.489
CIELuv
L: 77.559, u: -52.893, v: -20.853
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.559, C: 37.644, H: 205.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.559, C: 56.855, H: 201.517
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.434, a: -32.282, b: -11.913
CIECAM02
J: 68.054, C: 48.878, h: 205.213, Q: 162.531, M: 42.743, s: 51.282, H: 260.334
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -2.638, green: 6.175
LMS
L: 38.211, M: 62.555, S: 76.058
YCbCr
Y: 160.460, Cb: 154.141, Cr: 64.003
YCgCo
Y: 176.750, Cg: 33.250, Co: -22.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.198, Db: 79.463, Dr: 194.339
YPbPr
Y: 180.120, Pb: 22.060, Pr: -72.506
xvYCC
Y: 170.691, Cb: 147.378, Cr: 64.308
YIQ
Y: 168.198, I: -89.317, Q: -27.027
YUV
Y: 168.198, U: 25.985, V: -89.660
Munsell Color System
2.5B 7/8 ΔE = 3.711
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 15.608

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