#42c5bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5bf is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 3% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 177.3 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c5bf color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008b7f. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c5bf color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c5bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5bf has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375999.

Hex triplet 42c5bf #42c5bf
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 191 rgb(66,197,191)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 74.9 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,74.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 3, 23
HSL 177.3°, 53, 51.6 hsl(177.3,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 177.3°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.793, -36.296, -7.415
XYZ 31.614, 44.85, 56.278
xyY 0.238, 0.338, 44.85
CIE-LCH 72.793, 37.045, 191.546
CIE-LUV 72.793, -50.172, -5.745
Hunter-Lab 66.97, -32.934, -2.945
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 10111111

Color Schemes with #42c5bf

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Alternatives to #42c5bf

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#42c5bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5bf

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.text {color:#42c5bf;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c5bf

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, #020606 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c8b is the less saturated color, while #09fef3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5bf 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba5a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b5b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdb2ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #56c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dbbba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90b8c6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fc5cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population