#42c7b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7b4 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.5% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 171.4 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f69. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c7b4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7b4 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376500.

Hex triplet 42c7b4 #42c7b4
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 180 rgb(66,199,180)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 70.6 rgb(25.9%,78%,70.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 10, 22
HSL 171.4°, 54.3, 52 hsl(171.4,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.4°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.087, -40.173, -1.001
XYZ 30.906, 45.298, 50.292
xyY 0.244, 0.358, 45.298
CIE-LCH 73.087, 40.186, 181.427
CIE-LUV 73.087, -51.593, 4.772
Hunter-Lab 67.304, -35.814, 2.808
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10110100

Color Schemes with #42c7b4

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Alternatives to #42c7b4

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#42c7b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7b4;}
.background {background-color:#42c7b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7b4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7b4

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, #020807 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6d6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7b4 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
  • #8ba5a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb6ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4b2c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bcb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b9bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52c6c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population