#42b4b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b4b3 is composed of 25.9% red, 70.6% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.6% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 179.5 degrees, a saturation of 46.3% and a lightness of 48.2%. #42b4b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006967. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#42b4b3 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b4b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b4b3 has RGB values of R:66, G:180, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4371635.

Hex triplet 42b4b3 #42b4b3
RGB Decimal 66, 180, 179 rgb(66,180,179)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.6, 70.2 rgb(25.9%,70.6%,70.2%)
CMYK 63, 0, 1, 29
HSL 179.5°, 46.3, 48.2 hsl(179.5,46.3%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.5°, 63.3, 70.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 67.317, -31.653, -8.976
XYZ 26.702, 37.053, 48.39
xyY 0.238, 0.33, 37.053
CIE-LCH 67.317, 32.901, 195.832
CIE-LUV 67.317, -44.682, -8.798
Hunter-Lab 60.871, -28.223, -4.523
Binary 01000010, 10110100, 10110011

Color Schemes with #42b4b3

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Alternatives to #42b4b3

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#42b4b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b4b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b4b3;}
.background {background-color:#42b4b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b4b3;}

Shades and Tints of #42b4b3

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 #f8fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b4b3

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b4b3 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
  • #829999 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9a7ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ada4bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53b5c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84acaf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86aab9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cb5bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population