#42c4b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4b5 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.7% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 173.1 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c4b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00896b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c4b5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4b5 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375733.

Hex triplet 42c4b5 #42c4b5
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 181 rgb(66,196,181)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 71 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,71%)
CMYK 66, 0, 8, 23
HSL 173.1°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(173.1,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.1°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.21, -38.558, -2.832
XYZ 30.324, 43.972, 50.603
xyY 0.243, 0.352, 43.972
CIE-LCH 72.21, 38.662, 184.201
CIE-LUV 72.21, -50.438, 1.72
Hunter-Lab 66.311, -34.415, 1.173
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #42c4b5

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Alternatives to #42c4b5

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#42c4b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4b5;}
.background {background-color:#42c4b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4b5;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4b5

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, #020505 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b89 is the less saturated color, while #09fde1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4b5 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
  • #89a3a0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9b4ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0b0c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ac3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ebab1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92b7bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51c3c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population