#42c7b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7b9 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 7% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 173.7 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f73. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c7b9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7b9 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376505.

Hex triplet 42c7b9 #42c7b9
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 185 rgb(66,199,185)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 72.5 rgb(25.9%,78%,72.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 7, 22
HSL 173.7°, 54.3, 52 hsl(173.7,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.7°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.223, -38.846, -3.517
XYZ 31.424, 45.505, 53.024
xyY 0.242, 0.35, 45.505
CIE-LCH 73.223, 39.005, 185.173
CIE-LUV 73.223, -51.277, 0.714
Hunter-Lab 67.457, -34.898, 0.617
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10111001

Color Schemes with #42c7b9

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Alternatives to #42c7b9

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#42c7b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7b9;}
.background {background-color:#42c7b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7b9;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7b9

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 #42c7b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6de is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7b9 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
  • #bbb6b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b2c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ac6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbcb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93bac0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #51c6ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population