#42b2a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b2a8 is composed of 25.9% red, 69.8% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.6% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 174.6 degrees, a saturation of 45.9% and a lightness of 47.8%. #42b2a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006551. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 70
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#42b2a8 color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42b2a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b2a8 has RGB values of R:66, G:178, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4371112.

Hex triplet 42b2a8 #42b2a8
RGB Decimal 66, 178, 168 rgb(66,178,168)
RGB Percent 25.9, 69.8, 65.9 rgb(25.9%,69.8%,65.9%)
CMYK 63, 0, 6, 30
HSL 174.6°, 45.9, 47.8 hsl(174.6,45.9%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.6°, 62.9, 69.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 66.385, -33.758, -4.267
XYZ 25.233, 35.824, 42.629
xyY 0.243, 0.346, 35.824
CIE-LCH 66.385, 34.027, 187.205
CIE-LUV 66.385, -44.587, -1.2
Hunter-Lab 59.853, -29.491, -0.33
Binary 01000010, 10110010, 10101000

Color Schemes with #42b2a8

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Alternatives to #42b2a8

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#42b2a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b2a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b2a8;}
.background {background-color:#42b2a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b2a8;}

Shades and Tints of #42b2a8

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 #42b2a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718381 is the less saturated color, while #00f4de is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b2a8 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809694 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9a5a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afa1b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #56b2c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83aaa5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87a7af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fb2b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population