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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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 / #fff

#42d7dc to black

  1. #42d7dc
  2. #3cb0b4
  3. #348a8d
  4. #2b6668
  5. #214445
  6. #162425
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

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

    1. 318 U
      #6bd9de
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 58.0%

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#42d7dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42d7dc foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #42d7dc">…</p>

#42d7dc background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

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

#42d7dc shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<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: 25.882%, yellow: 55.580%, blue: 86.275%
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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