#42c5b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5b0 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.7% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 170.4 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c5b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008b61. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c5b0 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c5b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5b0 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375984.

Hex triplet 42c5b0 #42c5b0
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 176 rgb(66,197,176)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 69 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,69%)
CMYK 66, 0, 11, 23
HSL 170.4°, 53, 51.6 hsl(170.4,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.4°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.377, -40.326, 0.134
XYZ 30.047, 44.223, 48.024
xyY 0.246, 0.362, 44.223
CIE-LCH 72.377, 40.326, 179.81
CIE-LUV 72.377, -51.115, 6.507
Hunter-Lab 66.5, -35.723, 3.733
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 10110000

Color Schemes with #42c5b0

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Alternatives to #42c5b0

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#42c5b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5b0;}
.background {background-color:#42c5b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5b0;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5b0

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, #020605 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c89 is the less saturated color, while #09fed7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5b0 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
  • #89a39f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb4aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b0bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbaac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b7b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c4c5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population