#42cbae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbae is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.3% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 167.3 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbae color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00975d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cbae color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbae has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377518.

Hex triplet 42cbae #42cbae
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 174 rgb(66,203,174)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 68.2 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,68.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 14, 20
HSL 167.3°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(167.3,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.3°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.141, -43.478, 3.781
XYZ 31.24, 46.923, 47.453
xyY 0.249, 0.374, 46.923
CIE-LCH 74.141, 43.642, 175.03
CIE-LUV 74.141, -53.422, 12.488
Hunter-Lab 68.501, -38.47, 6.878
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10101110

Color Schemes with #42cbae

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Alternatives to #42cbae

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#42cbae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbae;}
.background {background-color:#42cbae;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cbae

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, #030b09 is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a89 is the less saturated color, while #14f9c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbae 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
  • #8ca8a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1b9a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab4bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93bfaa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bcb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c9c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population