#42c7b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7b8 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.5% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 173.2 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f71. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c7b8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7b8 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376504.

Hex triplet 42c7b8 #42c7b8
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 184 rgb(66,199,184)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 72.2 rgb(25.9%,78%,72.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 8, 22
HSL 173.2°, 54.3, 52 hsl(173.2,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.2°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.196, -39.114, -3.014
XYZ 31.319, 45.463, 52.469
xyY 0.242, 0.352, 45.463
CIE-LCH 73.196, 39.23, 184.406
CIE-LUV 73.196, -51.341, 1.53
Hunter-Lab 67.426, -35.084, 1.06
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10111000

Color Schemes with #42c7b8

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Alternatives to #42c7b8

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#42c7b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7b8;}
.background {background-color:#42c7b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7b8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7b8

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 #42c7b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6dc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7b8 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
  • #8ca6a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb6b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b2c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ac6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbcb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93babf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51c6ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population