#42b3c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b3c5 is composed of 25.9% red, 70.2% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 188.2 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42b3c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00678b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 70
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42b3c5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b3c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b3c5 has RGB values of R:66, G:179, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4371397.

Hex triplet 42b3c5 #42b3c5
RGB Decimal 66, 179, 197 rgb(66,179,197)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.2, 77.3 rgb(25.9%,70.2%,77.3%)
CMYK 66, 9, 0, 23
HSL 188.2°, 53, 51.6 hsl(188.2,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.2°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 67.596, -25.895, -18.501
XYZ 28.442, 37.427, 58.546
xyY 0.229, 0.301, 37.427
CIE-LCH 67.596, 31.825, 215.545
CIE-LUV 67.596, -43.25, -24.865
Hunter-Lab 61.178, -24.075, -13.914
Binary 01000010, 10110011, 11000101

Color Schemes with #42b3c5

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Alternatives to #42b3c5

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#42b3c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b3c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b3c5;}
.background {background-color:#42b3c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b3c5;}

Shades and Tints of #42b3c5

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 #f6fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b3c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a8c is the less saturated color, while #09dcfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b3c5 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #83999d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a5a8bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a5a6ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #49b7c4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #81acc1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #81aaca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46b5c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population