#42abb2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42abb2 is composed of 25.9% red, 67.1% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.9% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 183.8 degrees, a saturation of 45.9% and a lightness of 47.8%. #42abb2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #005765. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 67
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 30
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#42abb2 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42abb2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42abb2 has RGB values of R:66, G:171, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4369330.

Hex triplet 42abb2 #42abb2
RGB Decimal 66, 171, 178 rgb(66,171,178)
RGB Percent 25.9, 67.1, 69.8 rgb(25.9%,67.1%,69.8%)
CMYK 63, 4, 0, 30
HSL 183.8°, 45.9, 47.8 hsl(183.8,45.9%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.8°, 62.9, 69.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 64.561, -27.557, -12.545
XYZ 24.843, 33.496, 47.273
xyY 0.235, 0.317, 33.496
CIE-LCH 64.561, 30.278, 204.477
CIE-LUV 64.561, -41.398, -14.927
Hunter-Lab 57.876, -24.662, -7.915
Binary 01000010, 10101011, 10110010

Color Schemes with #42abb2

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Alternatives to #42abb2

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#42abb2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42abb2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42abb2;}
.background {background-color:#42abb2;}
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Shades and Tints of #42abb2

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, #020606 is the darkest color, while #f7fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42abb2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718283 is the less saturated color, while #00e4f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42abb2 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d9294 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a0ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a39ebc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4eaebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ea4af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fa2b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4aadb7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population