#42c3bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3bd is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.1% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 177.2 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c3bd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00877b. 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

#42c3bd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c3bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3bd has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375485.

Hex triplet 42c3bd #42c3bd
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 189 rgb(66,195,189)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 74.1 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,74.1%)
CMYK 66, 0, 3, 24
HSL 177.2°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(177.2,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 177.2°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.135, -35.923, -7.302
XYZ 30.944, 43.86, 54.976
xyY 0.238, 0.338, 43.86
CIE-LCH 72.135, 36.658, 191.489
CIE-LUV 72.135, -49.572, -5.616
Hunter-Lab 66.227, -32.493, -2.859
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10111101

Color Schemes with #42c3bd

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Alternatives to #42c3bd

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#42c3bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3bd;}
.background {background-color:#42c3bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3bd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3bd

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, #010504 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a89 is the less saturated color, while #09fcf1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3bd 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa4a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b3b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcb0c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #56c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cb9b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fb7c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fc3ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population