#42b4b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b4b1 is composed of 25.9% red, 70.6% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.7% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 178.4 degrees, a saturation of 46.3% and a lightness of 48.2%. #42b4b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006963. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#42b4b1 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b4b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b4b1 has RGB values of R:66, G:180, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4371633.

Hex triplet 42b4b1 #42b4b1
RGB Decimal 66, 180, 177 rgb(66,180,177)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.6, 69.4 rgb(25.9%,70.6%,69.4%)
CMYK 63, 0, 2, 29
HSL 178.4°, 46.3, 48.2 hsl(178.4,46.3%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 178.4°, 63.3, 70.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 67.257, -32.217, -7.96
XYZ 26.501, 36.973, 47.332
xyY 0.239, 0.334, 36.973
CIE-LCH 67.257, 33.185, 193.878
CIE-LUV 67.257, -44.8, -7.127
Hunter-Lab 60.805, -28.612, -3.589
Binary 01000010, 10110100, 10110001

Color Schemes with #42b4b1

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Alternatives to #42b4b1

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#42b4b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b4b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b4b1;}
.background {background-color:#42b4b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b4b1;}

Shades and Tints of #42b4b1

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, #030808 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b4b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09ede7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b4b1 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829998 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa7ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aea4bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84acad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86aab8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4db5bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population