#42baba Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42baba is composed of 25.9% red, 72.9% green and 72.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.1% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 47.6% and a lightness of 49.4%. #42baba color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #007575. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 73
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#42baba color description : Moderate cyan.

#42baba Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42baba has RGB values of R:66, G:186, B:186 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4373178.

Hex triplet 42baba #42baba
RGB Decimal 66, 186, 186 rgb(66,186,186)
RGB Percent 25.9, 72.9, 72.9 rgb(25.9%,72.9%,72.9%)
CMYK 65, 0, 0, 27
HSL 180°, 47.6, 49.4 hsl(180,47.6%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 64.5, 72.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 69.34, -32.536, -9.818
XYZ 28.666, 39.819, 52.627
xyY 0.237, 0.329, 39.819
CIE-LCH 69.34, 33.985, 196.791
CIE-LUV 69.34, -46.471, -10.035
Hunter-Lab 63.102, -29.34, -5.276
Binary 01000010, 10111010, 10111010

Color Schemes with #42baba

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Alternatives to #42baba

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#42baba Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42baba

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42baba;}
.background {background-color:#42baba;}
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Shades and Tints of #42baba

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, #040c0c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42baba

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8080 is the less saturated color, while #08f4f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42baba 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #859d9d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeacb4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b2a9c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87b1b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89afc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cbbc3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population