#42c6ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ab is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.6% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 167.7 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6ab color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d57. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6ab color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ab has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376235.

Hex triplet 42c6ab #42c6ab
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 171 rgb(66,198,171)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 67.1 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,67.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 14, 22
HSL 167.7°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(167.7,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.7°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.551, -42.052, 3.103
XYZ 29.789, 44.484, 45.542
xyY 0.249, 0.371, 44.484
CIE-LCH 72.551, 42.166, 175.78
CIE-LUV 72.551, -51.79, 11.218
Hunter-Lab 66.696, -36.994, 6.203
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10101011

Color Schemes with #42c6ab

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Alternatives to #42c6ab

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#42c6ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ab

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ab;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ab;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ab;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ab

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, #020706 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8d89 is the less saturated color, while #09ffcd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ab 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
  • #89a49e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb5a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b0b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ec3d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bba7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95b8b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c4c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population