#42c4c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4c8 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 2% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 181.8 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c4c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008991. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#42c4c8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4c8 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4375752.

Hex triplet 42c4c8 #42c4c8
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 200 rgb(66,196,200)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 78.4 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,78.4%)
CMYK 67, 2, 0, 22
HSL 181.8°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(181.8,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.8°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.764, -33.291, -12.355
XYZ 32.409, 44.805, 61.581
xyY 0.234, 0.323, 44.805
CIE-LCH 72.764, 35.51, 200.362
CIE-LUV 72.764, -49.241, -14.053
Hunter-Lab 66.937, -30.715, -7.69
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 11001000

Color Schemes with #42c4c8

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Alternatives to #42c4c8

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#42c4c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4c8;}
.background {background-color:#42c4c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4c8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4c8

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, #020809 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f0f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4c8 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca6a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b5c0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9b2d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52c5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8cbac3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8db8ce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cc5cf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population