#42b6a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b6a8 is composed of 25.9% red, 71.4% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.7% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 172.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.8% and a lightness of 48.6%. #42b6a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006d51. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#42b6a8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b6a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b6a8 has RGB values of R:66, G:182, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4372136.

Hex triplet 42b6a8 #42b6a8
RGB Decimal 66, 182, 168 rgb(66,182,168)
RGB Percent 25.9, 71.4, 65.9 rgb(25.9%,71.4%,65.9%)
CMYK 64, 0, 8, 29
HSL 172.8°, 46.8, 48.6 hsl(172.8,46.8%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.8°, 63.7, 71.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 67.605, -35.624, -2.471
XYZ 26.04, 37.439, 42.898
xyY 0.245, 0.352, 37.439
CIE-LCH 67.605, 35.71, 183.969
CIE-LUV 67.605, -46.077, 1.807
Hunter-Lab 61.187, -31.112, 1.264
Binary 01000010, 10110110, 10101000

Color Schemes with #42b6a8

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Alternatives to #42b6a8

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#42b6a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b6a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b6a8;}
.background {background-color:#42b6a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b6a8;}

Shades and Tints of #42b6a8

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, #030909 is the darkest color, while #fafdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b6a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7d7d is the less saturated color, while #09efd3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b6a8 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
  • #829996 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ada8a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3a4b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58b6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86ada5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8aabaf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50b6b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population