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#42d7dc Hex Color Code

#42d7dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42d7dc is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42d7dc is comprised of 25.88% red, 84.31% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #42d7dc has a hue of 182° (degrees), 69% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.45 nm.

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#42d7dc linear gradient to complementary #ff1f27

  1. #42d7dc
  2. #90c2bc
  3. #b7ac9d
  4. #d1947f
  5. #e57961
  6. #f35844
  7. #ff1f27

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00b0b6
  2. #0cbdc2
  3. #2dcacf
  4. #42d7dc
  5. #53e4e9
  6. #64f1f6
  7. #73ffff

Tones

  1. #42d7dc
  2. #5ccbcf
  3. #6dbfc2
  4. #79b3b5
  5. #82a7a8
  6. #8a9b9b
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#42d7dc to White

  1. #42d7dc
  2. #70dee2
  3. #93e5e8
  4. #b0eced
  5. #ccf2f3
  6. #e6f9f9
  7. #ffffff

#42d7dc to Black

  1. #42d7dc
  2. #3cb0b4
  3. #348a8d
  4. #2b6668
  5. #214445
  6. #162425
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-B30G
      #5ddadf
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 57.8%

#42d7dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42d7dc foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #42d7dc">…</p>

#42d7dc background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #42d7dc">…</p>

#42d7dc shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42d7dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4380636
Binary
01000010, 11010111, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#42d7dc
LRV
≈ 54.9%
Closest short hex
#4dd ΔE = 2.578
RGB
rgb(66, 215, 220)
RGBA
rgba(66, 215, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.132, g: 0.429, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.556%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12396580 / 0xff42d7dc
HSL
hsl(182, 69%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(182, 69%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 182° (181.948), saturation: 70% (0.700), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 181.948, saturation: 70.000%, perceived brightness: 72.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 196.375, S: 90.430, L: 78.996
Cubehelix
H: -186.295, S: 1.099, L: 0.670
TSL
T: -1.521, S: 0.299, L: 0.671
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.700), magenta: 2% (0.023), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 16% (0.157), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 39.460, Y: 54.922, Z: 76.218
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.322, Y: 54.922
CIELab
L: 78.996, a: -36.467, b: -13.794
CIELuv
L: 78.996, u: -54.727, v: -16.081
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.996, C: 38.988, H: 200.720
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.996, C: 57.041, H: 196.375
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.109, a: -34.648, b: -9.100
CIECAM02
J: 69.766, C: 49.025, h: 201.242, Q: 164.563, M: 42.871, s: 51.041, H: 255.021
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.071, jaune: -2.170, green: 6.417
LMS
L: 40.133, M: 65.931, S: 75.818
YCbCr
Y: 162.882, Cb: 152.247, Cr: 62.234
YCgCo
Y: 179.000, Cg: 36.000, Co: -22.000
YDbDr
Y: 171.019, Db: 73.715, Dr: 199.702
YPbPr
Y: 183.623, Pb: 19.635, Pr: -74.730
xvYCC
Y: 173.700, Cb: 145.248, Cr: 62.355
YIQ
Y: 171.019, I: -90.368, Q: -29.951
YUV
Y: 171.019, U: 24.105, V: -92.135
Munsell Color System
2.5B 7/8 ΔE = 5.040
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 17.973

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