#42c4b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4b8 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.1% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 174.5 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c4b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008971. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c4b8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4b8 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375736.

Hex triplet 42c4b8 #42c4b8
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 184 rgb(66,196,184)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 72.2 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 66, 0, 6, 23
HSL 174.5°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(174.5,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.5°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.293, -37.752, -4.344
XYZ 30.636, 44.096, 52.242
xyY 0.241, 0.347, 44.096
CIE-LCH 72.293, 38.001, 186.564
CIE-LUV 72.293, -50.25, -0.731
Hunter-Lab 66.405, -33.858, -0.161
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10111000

Color Schemes with #42c4b8

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Alternatives to #42c4b8

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#42c4b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4b8;}
.background {background-color:#42c4b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4b8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4b8

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 #42c4b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b89 is the less saturated color, while #09fde7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4b8 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
  • #8aa4a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9b4b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfb0c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dbab4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91b7bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50c3c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population