#42abb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42abb3 is composed of 25.9% red, 67.1% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.1% cyan, 4.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 184.2 degrees, a saturation of 46.1% and a lightness of 48%. #42abb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #005767. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 26
    • G 67
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 30
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#42abb3 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42abb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42abb3 has RGB values of R:66, G:171, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4369331.

Hex triplet 42abb3 #42abb3
RGB Decimal 66, 171, 179 rgb(66,171,179)
RGB Percent 25.9, 67.1, 70.2 rgb(25.9%,67.1%,70.2%)
CMYK 63, 4, 0, 30
HSL 184.2°, 46.1, 48 hsl(184.2,46.1%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.2°, 63.1, 70.2
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 64.593, -27.264, -13.054
XYZ 24.944, 33.537, 47.804
xyY 0.235, 0.316, 33.537
CIE-LCH 64.593, 30.228, 205.584
CIE-LUV 64.593, -41.341, -15.776
Hunter-Lab 57.911, -24.459, -8.405
Binary 01000010, 10101011, 10110011

Color Schemes with #42abb3

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Alternatives to #42abb3

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#42abb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42abb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42abb3;}
.background {background-color:#42abb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42abb3;}

Shades and Tints of #42abb3

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, #030707 is the darkest color, while #f8fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42abb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718384 is the less saturated color, while #00e4f5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42abb3 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e9395 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a0ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a29ebd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4eaebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ea4b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fa2b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #49adb8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population