#42c7c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7c6 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.5% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 179.5 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f8d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c7c6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7c6 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376518.

Hex triplet 42c7c6 #42c7c6
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 198 rgb(66,199,198)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 77.6 rgb(25.9%,78%,77.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 1, 22
HSL 179.5°, 54.3, 52 hsl(179.5,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.5°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.597, -35.27, -10.022
XYZ 32.86, 46.079, 60.585
xyY 0.236, 0.33, 46.079
CIE-LCH 73.597, 36.666, 195.863
CIE-LUV 73.597, -50.451, -10.043
Hunter-Lab 67.882, -32.385, -5.4
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11000110

Color Schemes with #42c7c6

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Alternatives to #42c7c6

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#42c7c6 Preview

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.text {color:#42c7c6;}
.background {background-color:#42c7c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7c6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7c6

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, #020808 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7c6 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca7a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9b7be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdb4d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ebdc1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90bbcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dc7d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population