#42c2b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2b2 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.2% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 172.5 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c2b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008565. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 24
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#42c2b2 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c2b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2b2 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375218.

Hex triplet 42c2b2 #42c2b2
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 178 rgb(66,194,178)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 69.8 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,69.8%)
CMYK 66, 0, 8, 24
HSL 172.5°, 51.2, 51 hsl(172.5,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.5°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.523, -38.451, -2.205
XYZ 29.572, 42.954, 48.849
xyY 0.244, 0.354, 42.954
CIE-LCH 71.523, 38.514, 183.282
CIE-LUV 71.523, -49.895, 2.661
Hunter-Lab 65.539, -34.152, 1.686
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 10110010

Color Schemes with #42c2b2

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Alternatives to #42c2b2

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#42c2b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2b2;}
.background {background-color:#42c2b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2b2;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2b2

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, #010403 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8887 is the less saturated color, while #08fcdd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2b2 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
  • #88a29f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b2ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #beaebe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ac1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8db8ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91b5b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51c1c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population