#42b2ac Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b2ac is composed of 25.9% red, 69.8% green and 67.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.4% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 176.8 degrees, a saturation of 45.9% and a lightness of 47.8%. #42b2ac color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006559. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 70
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#42b2ac color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42b2ac Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b2ac has RGB values of R:66, G:178, B:172 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4371116.

Hex triplet 42b2ac #42b2ac
RGB Decimal 66, 178, 172 rgb(66,178,172)
RGB Percent 25.9, 69.8, 67.5 rgb(25.9%,69.8%,67.5%)
CMYK 63, 0, 3, 30
HSL 176.8°, 45.9, 47.8 hsl(176.8,45.9%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 176.8°, 62.9, 69.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 66.501, -32.659, -6.313
XYZ 25.611, 35.975, 44.622
xyY 0.241, 0.339, 35.975
CIE-LCH 66.501, 33.264, 190.941
CIE-LUV 66.501, -44.352, -4.5
Hunter-Lab 59.98, -28.745, -2.123
Binary 01000010, 10110010, 10101100

Color Schemes with #42b2ac

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Alternatives to #42b2ac

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#42b2ac Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b2ac

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Shades and Tints of #42b2ac

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 #42b2ac

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718382 is the less saturated color, while #00f4e7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b2ac 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809796 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8a5a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ada2b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54b3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83aaa9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86a8b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eb2b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population