#42cbb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbb8 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.4% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 171.7 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009771. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cbb8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbb8 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377528.

Hex triplet 42cbb8 #42cbb8
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 184 rgb(66,203,184)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 72.2 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,72.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 9, 20
HSL 171.7°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(171.7,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.7°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.399, -40.906, -1.248
XYZ 32.252, 47.328, 52.78
xyY 0.244, 0.358, 47.328
CIE-LCH 74.399, 40.925, 181.748
CIE-LUV 74.399, -52.79, 4.521
Hunter-Lab 68.795, -36.71, 2.669
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10111000

Color Schemes with #42cbb8

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Alternatives to #42cbb8

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#42cbb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbb8;}
.background {background-color:#42cbb8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbb8;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbb8

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 #42cbb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a89 is the less saturated color, while #14f9d9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbb8 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
  • #8da9a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b9b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b5c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c0b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96bdbf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c9cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population