#42b3ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b3ab is composed of 25.9% red, 70.2% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.5% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 175.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.1% and a lightness of 48%. #42b3ab color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006757. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 70
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 4
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#42b3ab color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b3ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b3ab has RGB values of R:66, G:179, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.04, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4371371.

Hex triplet 42b3ab #42b3ab
RGB Decimal 66, 179, 171 rgb(66,179,171)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.2, 67.1 rgb(25.9%,70.2%,67.1%)
CMYK 63, 0, 4, 30
HSL 175.8°, 46.1, 48 hsl(175.8,46.1%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.8°, 63.1, 70.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 66.776, -33.409, -5.352
XYZ 25.715, 36.337, 44.184
xyY 0.242, 0.342, 36.337
CIE-LCH 66.776, 33.834, 189.101
CIE-LUV 66.776, -44.783, -2.912
Hunter-Lab 60.28, -29.342, -1.263
Binary 01000010, 10110011, 10101011

Color Schemes with #42b3ab

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Alternatives to #42b3ab

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#42b3ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b3ab

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b3ab;}
.background {background-color:#42b3ab;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b3ab;}

Shades and Tints of #42b3ab

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 #42b3ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718483 is the less saturated color, while #00f5e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b3ab 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
  • #809795 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa6a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afa3b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84aba8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87a8b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eb3b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population