#42787f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42787f is composed of 25.9% red, 47.1% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48% cyan, 5.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 186.9 degrees, a saturation of 31.6% and a lightness of 37.8%. #42787f color hex could be obtained by blending #84f0fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 47
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 50
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#42787f color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42787f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42787f has RGB values of R:66, G:120, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 4356223.

Hex triplet 42787f #42787f
RGB Decimal 66, 120, 127 rgb(66,120,127)
RGB Percent 25.9, 47.1, 49.8 rgb(25.9%,47.1%,49.8%)
CMYK 48, 6, 0, 50
HSL 186.9°, 31.6, 37.8 hsl(186.9,31.6%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.9°, 48, 49.8
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 47.135, -15.893, -9.415
XYZ 12.793, 16.123, 22.515
xyY 0.249, 0.313, 16.123
CIE-LCH 47.135, 18.473, 210.642
CIE-LUV 47.135, -23.903, -11.001
Hunter-Lab 40.153, -13.397, -5.139
Binary 01000010, 01111000, 01111111

Color Schemes with #42787f

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Alternatives to #42787f

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#42787f Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42787f;}
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Shades and Tints of #42787f

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #060a0b is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42787f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606161 is the less saturated color, while #07a6ba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42787f is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #616c6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #767680 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #797489 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4c7e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #637780 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #657585 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #487c84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population