#42a2a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a2a8 is composed of 25.9% red, 63.5% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.7% cyan, 3.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 183.5 degrees, a saturation of 43.6% and a lightness of 45.9%. #42a2a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004551. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 34
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#42a2a8 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42a2a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a2a8 has RGB values of R:66, G:162, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 4367016.

Hex triplet 42a2a8 #42a2a8
RGB Decimal 66, 162, 168 rgb(66,162,168)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.5, 65.9 rgb(25.9%,63.5%,65.9%)
CMYK 61, 4, 0, 34
HSL 183.5°, 43.6, 45.9 hsl(183.5,43.6%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.5°, 60.7, 65.9
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 61.502, -25.987, -11.533
XYZ 22.233, 29.824, 41.629
xyY 0.237, 0.318, 29.824
CIE-LCH 61.502, 28.431, 203.932
CIE-LUV 61.502, -38.573, -13.448
Hunter-Lab 54.612, -22.901, -6.967
Binary 01000010, 10100010, 10101000

Color Schemes with #42a2a8

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Alternatives to #42a2a8

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#42a2a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a2a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a2a8;}
.background {background-color:#42a2a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a2a8;}

Shades and Tints of #42a2a8

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, #050d0d is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a2a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7a7b is the less saturated color, while #03dae7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a2a8 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
  • #788c8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9999a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b96b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ea5b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #799ca5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7b9aae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4aa4ae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population