#42cab6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cab6 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.9% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 171.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42cab6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00956d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42cab6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cab6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cab6 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377270.

Hex triplet 42cab6 #42cab6
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 182 rgb(66,202,182)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 71.4 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,71.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 10, 21
HSL 171.2°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(171.2,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.2°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.045, -40.986, -0.684
XYZ 31.808, 46.774, 51.605
xyY 0.244, 0.359, 46.774
CIE-LCH 74.045, 40.992, 180.957
CIE-LUV 74.045, -52.555, 5.39
Hunter-Lab 68.391, -36.667, 3.136
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10110110

Color Schemes with #42cab6

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Alternatives to #42cab6

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#42cab6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cab6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cab6;}
.background {background-color:#42cab6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cab6;}

Shades and Tints of #42cab6

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, #030a09 is the darkest color, while #fafefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cab6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838988 is the less saturated color, while #13f9d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cab6 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
  • #8ca8a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb9af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6b4c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5dc8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91bfb1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96bcbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c8ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population