#42bdcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42bdcb is composed of 25.9% red, 74.1% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 6.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42bdcb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #007b97. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 74
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42bdcb color description : Moderate cyan.

#42bdcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42bdcb has RGB values of R:66, G:189, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4373963.

Hex triplet 42bdcb #42bdcb
RGB Decimal 66, 189, 203 rgb(66,189,203)
RGB Percent 25.9, 74.1, 79.6 rgb(25.9%,74.1%,79.6%)
CMYK 67, 7, 0, 20
HSL 186.1°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(186.1,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.1°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 70.776, -29.046, -16.983
XYZ 31.221, 41.863, 62.932
xyY 0.23, 0.308, 41.863
CIE-LCH 70.776, 33.646, 210.314
CIE-LUV 70.776, -46.523, -22.097
Hunter-Lab 64.701, -27.094, -12.377
Binary 01000010, 10111101, 11001011

Color Schemes with #42bdcb

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Alternatives to #42bdcb

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#42bdcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42bdcb

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

Shades and Tints of #42bdcb

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, #030a0b is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42bdcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #83898a is the less saturated color, while #14e2f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42bdcb 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a1a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeb0c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afadd4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4cc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87b4c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87b3d1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48bfcd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population