#42cbb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbb6 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.3% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 170.8 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00976d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 20
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#42cbb6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbb6 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377526.

Hex triplet 42cbb6 #42cbb6
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 182 rgb(66,203,182)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 71.4 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,71.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 10, 20
HSL 170.8°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(170.8,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.8°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.346, -41.43, -0.244
XYZ 32.043, 47.245, 51.684
xyY 0.245, 0.361, 47.245
CIE-LCH 74.346, 41.43, 180.338
CIE-LUV 74.346, -52.917, 6.132
Hunter-Lab 68.735, -37.071, 3.532
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10110110

Color Schemes with #42cbb6

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Alternatives to #42cbb6

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#42cbb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbb6;}
.background {background-color:#42cbb6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbb6;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbb6

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, #030b0a is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a89 is the less saturated color, while #14f9d6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbb6 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
  • #8da9a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b9af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b5c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5dc9d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c0b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97bdbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c9cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population