#42c6bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6bd is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.5% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 175.9 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6bd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d7b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6bd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6bd has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376253.

Hex triplet 42c6bd #42c6bd
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 189 rgb(66,198,189)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 74.1 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,74.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 5, 22
HSL 175.9°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(175.9,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.9°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.035, -37.307, -5.968
XYZ 31.623, 45.218, 55.203
xyY 0.239, 0.342, 45.218
CIE-LCH 73.035, 37.781, 189.088
CIE-LUV 73.035, -50.661, -3.327
Hunter-Lab 67.244, -33.733, -1.602
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10111101

Color Schemes with #42c6bd

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Alternatives to #42c6bd

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#42c6bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6bd;}
.background {background-color:#42c6bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6bd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6bd

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, #020707 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8d8c is the less saturated color, while #09ffee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6bd 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
  • #8ca6a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab6b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfb2c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58c5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ebcb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92b9c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50c5cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population