#42c2bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2bd is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.6% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 177.7 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c2bd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00857b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c2bd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c2bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2bd has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375229.

Hex triplet 42c2bd #42c2bd
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 189 rgb(66,194,189)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 74.1 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,74.1%)
CMYK 66, 0, 3, 24
HSL 177.7°, 51.2, 51 hsl(177.7,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 177.7°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 71.835, -35.459, -7.747
XYZ 30.721, 43.413, 54.902
xyY 0.238, 0.336, 43.413
CIE-LCH 71.835, 36.296, 192.325
CIE-LUV 71.835, -49.208, -6.382
Hunter-Lab 65.889, -32.079, -3.281
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 10111101

Color Schemes with #42c2bd

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Alternatives to #42c2bd

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#42c2bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c2bd;}
.background {background-color:#42c2bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2bd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2bd

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8888 is the less saturated color, while #08fcf2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2bd 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a3a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b3b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #baafc8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #56c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cb8b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8eb6c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ec2c9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population