#42b6b7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b6b7 is composed of 25.9% red, 71.4% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.9% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 180.5 degrees, a saturation of 47% and a lightness of 48.8%. #42b6b7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #006d6f. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#42b6b7 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42b6b7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b6b7 has RGB values of R:66, G:182, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 4372151.

Hex triplet 42b6b7 #42b6b7
RGB Decimal 66, 182, 183 rgb(66,182,183)
RGB Percent 25.9, 71.4, 71.8 rgb(25.9%,71.4%,71.8%)
CMYK 64, 1, 0, 28
HSL 180.5°, 47, 48.8 hsl(180.5,47%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.5°, 63.9, 71.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 68.043, -31.477, -10.102
XYZ 27.519, 38.031, 50.687
xyY 0.237, 0.327, 38.031
CIE-LCH 68.043, 33.058, 197.793
CIE-LUV 68.043, -45.182, -10.609
Hunter-Lab 61.669, -28.266, -5.564
Binary 01000010, 10110110, 10110111

Color Schemes with #42b6b7

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Alternatives to #42b6b7

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#42b6b7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b6b7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b6b7;}
.background {background-color:#42b6b7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42b6b7;}

Shades and Tints of #42b6b7

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, #040a0a is the darkest color, while #fbfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b6b7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7e7e is the less saturated color, while #09eef0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b6b7 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
  • #839a9a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aba9b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aea6c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84aeb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87acbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cb7c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population