#42c7b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7b5 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 9% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 171.9 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f6b. 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

#42c7b5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7b5 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376501.

Hex triplet 42c7b5 #42c7b5
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 181 rgb(66,199,181)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 71 rgb(25.9%,78%,71%)
CMYK 67, 0, 9, 22
HSL 171.9°, 54.3, 52 hsl(171.9,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.9°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.114, -39.91, -1.505
XYZ 31.008, 45.339, 50.831
xyY 0.244, 0.356, 45.339
CIE-LCH 73.114, 39.938, 182.159
CIE-LUV 73.114, -51.53, 3.965
Hunter-Lab 67.334, -35.633, 2.376
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10110101

Color Schemes with #42c7b5

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Alternatives to #42c7b5

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#42c7b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7b5;}
.background {background-color:#42c7b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7b5;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7b5

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 #42c7b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7b5 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
  • #bcb6ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3b2c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bc5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bcb1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b9bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52c6c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population