#42cacb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cacb is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 180.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cacb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009597. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cacb color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cacb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cacb has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377291.

Hex triplet 42cacb #42cacb
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 203 rgb(66,202,203)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 79.6 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,79.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 0, 20
HSL 180.4°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(180.4,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.4°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.64, -35.257, -11.175
XYZ 34.144, 47.708, 63.906
xyY 0.234, 0.327, 47.708
CIE-LCH 74.64, 36.985, 197.587
CIE-LUV 74.64, -51.211, -11.912
Hunter-Lab 69.071, -32.637, -6.506
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 11001011

Color Schemes with #42cacb

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Alternatives to #42cacb

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#42cacb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cacb

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

Shades and Tints of #42cacb

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, #030b0b is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cacb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a8a is the less saturated color, while #14f8f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cacb 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea9a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbac3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfb7d5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54cad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fc0c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91bdd1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dcad4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population