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#42d6cf Hex Color Code

#42d6cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42d6cf is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42d6cf is comprised of 25.88% red, 83.92% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #42d6cf has a hue of 177° (degrees), 64% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.95 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#42d6cf linear gradient to complementary #ff1942

  1. #42d6cf
  2. #8cc1b6
  3. #b2ab9d
  4. #cd9485
  5. #e2796e
  6. #f25757
  7. #ff1942

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00b0a9
  2. #11bcb6
  3. #2ec9c2
  4. #42d6cf
  5. #53e3dc
  6. #63f0e9
  7. #72fef6

Tones

  1. #42d6cf
  2. #5acac3
  3. #6bbdb8
  4. #77b1ad
  5. #80a5a2
  6. #879897
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#42d6cf to white

  1. #42d6cf
  2. #6fddd7
  3. #91e4df
  4. #afebe7
  5. #cbf2ef
  6. #e5f9f7
  7. #ffffff

#42d6cf to black

  1. #42d6cf
  2. #3bafa9
  3. #348985
  4. #2b6562
  5. #214441
  6. #162423
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3252
      #57d4cc
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. 3242 U
      #5ddbd3
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10340
      #58d2ce
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  3. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 1050-B50G
      #57cec5
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. Palerme
      #5bd1c4
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 51.8%

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#42d6cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42d6cf foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #42d6cf">…</p>

#42d6cf background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #42d6cf">…</p>

#42d6cf shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42d6cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4380367
Binary
01000010, 11010110, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#42d6cf
LRV
≈ 53.8%
Closest short hex
#2dd ΔE = 3.271
RGB
rgb(66, 214, 207)
RGBA
rgba(66, 214, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.136, g: 0.439, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.556%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12396849 / 0xff42d6cf
HSL
hsl(177, 64%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 64%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (177.162), saturation: 69% (0.692), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 177.162, saturation: 69.159%, perceived brightness: 71.314%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 186.183, S: 90.009, L: 78.317
Cubehelix
H: -190.962, S: 1.040, L: 0.662
TSL
T: -1.444, S: 0.301, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.692), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 3% (0.033), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 16% (0.161), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 37.551, Y: 53.752, Z: 67.416
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.339, Y: 53.752
CIELab
L: 78.317, a: -39.654, b: -7.848
CIELuv
L: 78.317, u: -55.236, v: -5.984
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.317, C: 40.423, H: 191.194
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.317, C: 55.560, H: 186.183
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.316, a: -36.879, b: -3.197
CIECAM02
J: 68.960, C: 47.877, h: 193.402, Q: 163.610, M: 41.868, s: 50.587, H: 244.219
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.037, jaune: -1.163, green: 6.580
LMS
L: 39.661, M: 65.235, S: 67.140
YCbCr
Y: 161.104, Cb: 146.831, Cr: 63.525
YCgCo
Y: 175.250, Cg: 38.750, Co: -18.750
YDbDr
Y: 168.950, Db: 57.269, Dr: 195.765
YPbPr
Y: 181.972, Pb: 13.520, Pr: -73.678
xvYCC
Y: 172.282, Cb: 139.876, Cr: 63.279
YIQ
Y: 168.950, I: -85.917, Q: -33.473
YUV
Y: 168.950, U: 18.725, V: -90.320
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 7/8 ΔE = 5.085
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 21.860

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