#42a3b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a3b0 is composed of 25.9% red, 63.9% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.5% cyan, 7.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 187.1 degrees, a saturation of 45.5% and a lightness of 47.5%. #42a3b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004761. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#42a3b0 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42a3b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a3b0 has RGB values of R:66, G:163, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 4367280.

Hex triplet 42a3b0 #42a3b0
RGB Decimal 66, 163, 176 rgb(66,163,176)
RGB Percent 25.9, 63.9, 69 rgb(25.9%,63.9%,69%)
CMYK 63, 7, 0, 31
HSL 187.1°, 45.5, 47.5 hsl(187.1,45.5%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.1°, 62.5, 69
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 62.071, -24.131, -15.177
XYZ 23.178, 30.485, 45.735
xyY 0.233, 0.307, 30.485
CIE-LCH 62.071, 28.507, 212.167
CIE-LUV 62.071, -38.52, -19.473
Hunter-Lab 55.214, -21.691, -10.462
Binary 01000010, 10100011, 10110000

Color Schemes with #42a3b0

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Alternatives to #42a3b0

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#42a3b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a3b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a3b0;}
.background {background-color:#42a3b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a3b0;}

Shades and Tints of #42a3b0

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a3b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717f81 is the less saturated color, while #01d5f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a3b0 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #798d8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989aac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9998b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ba7b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #799dad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #799cb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48a6b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population