#42c8bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8bd is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 175.1 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8bd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00917b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c8bd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c8bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8bd has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376765.

Hex triplet 42c8bd #42c8bd
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 189 rgb(66,200,189)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 74.1 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,74.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 5, 22
HSL 175.1°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(175.1,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.1°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.635, -38.22, -5.081
XYZ 32.083, 46.138, 55.356
xyY 0.24, 0.345, 46.138
CIE-LCH 73.635, 38.557, 187.572
CIE-LUV 73.635, -51.386, -1.807
Hunter-Lab 67.925, -34.557, -0.771
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 10111101

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Alternatives to #42c8bd

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#42c8bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8bd;}
.background {background-color:#42c8bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8bd;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8bd

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 #f8fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8bd 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
  • #8ca7a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb7b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b4c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbdb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93bbc4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50c7cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population