#42a5b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a5b0 is composed of 25.9% red, 64.7% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.5% cyan, 6.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 186 degrees, a saturation of 45.5% and a lightness of 47.5%. #42a5b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004b61. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 65
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#42a5b0 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42a5b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a5b0 has RGB values of R:66, G:165, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 4367792.

Hex triplet 42a5b0 #42a5b0
RGB Decimal 66, 165, 176 rgb(66,165,176)
RGB Percent 25.9, 64.7, 69 rgb(25.9%,64.7%,69%)
CMYK 63, 6, 0, 31
HSL 186°, 45.5, 47.5 hsl(186,45.5%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 186°, 62.5, 69
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 62.677, -25.145, -14.262
XYZ 23.536, 31.201, 45.854
xyY 0.234, 0.31, 31.201
CIE-LCH 62.677, 28.908, 209.56
CIE-LUV 62.677, -39.269, -17.908
Hunter-Lab 55.858, -22.539, -9.571
Binary 01000010, 10100101, 10110000

Color Schemes with #42a5b0

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Alternatives to #42a5b0

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#42a5b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a5b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a5b0;}
.background {background-color:#42a5b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a5b0;}

Shades and Tints of #42a5b0

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, #020505 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a5b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718081 is the less saturated color, while #01d9f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a5b0 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b8f91 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9bac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c99ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4ca9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a9fad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7b9db6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48a7b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population