#42c8b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8b4 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 10% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 171 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009169. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 22
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#42c8b4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c8b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8b4 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376756.

Hex triplet 42c8b4 #42c8b4
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 180 rgb(66,200,180)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 70.6 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,70.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 10, 22
HSL 171°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(171,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 171°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.389, -40.619, -0.56
XYZ 31.137, 45.759, 50.369
xyY 0.245, 0.36, 45.759
CIE-LCH 73.389, 40.623, 180.79
CIE-LUV 73.389, -51.956, 5.515
Hunter-Lab 67.646, -36.218, 3.205
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 10110100

Color Schemes with #42c8b4

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Alternatives to #42c8b4

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#42c8b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8b4;}
.background {background-color:#42c8b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8b4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8b4

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, #020908 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7d5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8b4 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
  • #8ca6a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb7ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b3c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bdb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95babb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c7c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population