#42a1b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a1b1 is composed of 25.9% red, 63.1% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.7% cyan, 9% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 188.6 degrees, a saturation of 45.7% and a lightness of 47.6%. #42a1b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004363. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 63
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#42a1b1 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42a1b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a1b1 has RGB values of R:66, G:161, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 4366769.

Hex triplet 42a1b1 #42a1b1
RGB Decimal 66, 161, 177 rgb(66,161,177)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.1, 69.4 rgb(25.9%,63.1%,69.4%)
CMYK 63, 9, 0, 31
HSL 188.6°, 45.7, 47.6 hsl(188.6,45.7%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.6°, 62.7, 69.4
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 61.499, -22.808, -16.604
XYZ 22.925, 29.82, 46.14
xyY 0.232, 0.302, 29.82
CIE-LCH 61.499, 28.211, 216.055
CIE-LUV 61.499, -37.718, -21.897
Hunter-Lab 54.608, -20.627, -11.87
Binary 01000010, 10100001, 10110001

Color Schemes with #42a1b1

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Alternatives to #42a1b1

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#42a1b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a1b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a1b1;}
.background {background-color:#42a1b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a1b1;}

Shades and Tints of #42a1b1

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, #020506 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a1b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718082 is the less saturated color, while #01d0f2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a1b1 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #788b8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9698ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9697ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4aa6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #779bae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #789ab7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47a4b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population