#42c6b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6b4 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.1% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 171.8 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d69. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6b4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6b4 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376244.

Hex triplet 42c6b4 #42c6b4
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 180 rgb(66,198,180)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 70.6 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,70.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 9, 22
HSL 171.8°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(171.8,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.8°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 72.786, -39.725, -1.443
XYZ 30.676, 44.839, 50.216
xyY 0.244, 0.357, 44.839
CIE-LCH 72.786, 39.751, 182.08
CIE-LUV 72.786, -51.229, 4.028
Hunter-Lab 66.962, -35.41, 2.411
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10110100

Color Schemes with #42c6b4

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Alternatives to #42c6b4

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#42c6b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6b4;}
.background {background-color:#42c6b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6b4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6b4

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 #f7fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8d8b is the less saturated color, while #09ffdd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6b4 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
  • #8aa4a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb5ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b1c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bc4d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbbb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b9bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52c5c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population