#42c8c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8c6 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 1% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 179.1 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00918d. 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

#42c8c6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c8c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8c6 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376774.

Hex triplet 42c8c6 #42c8c6
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 198 rgb(66,200,198)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 77.6 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,77.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 1, 22
HSL 179.1°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(179.1,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.1°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.895, -35.735, -9.578
XYZ 33.091, 46.541, 60.662
xyY 0.236, 0.332, 46.541
CIE-LCH 73.895, 36.997, 195.004
CIE-LUV 73.895, -50.812, -9.27
Hunter-Lab 68.221, -32.804, -4.966
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 11000110

Color Schemes with #42c8c6

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Alternatives to #42c8c6

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#42c8c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8c6;}
.background {background-color:#42c8c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8c6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8c6

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 #42c8c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8c6 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8da8a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab8be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #beb5d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55c8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ebec1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91bbcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ec8d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population