#42cbb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbb9 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.9% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 172.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009773. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cbb9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbb9 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377529.

Hex triplet 42cbb9 #42cbb9
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 185 rgb(66,203,185)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 72.5 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,72.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 9, 20
HSL 172.1°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(172.1,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.1°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.426, -40.643, -1.75
XYZ 32.357, 47.37, 53.334
xyY 0.243, 0.356, 47.37
CIE-LCH 74.426, 40.681, 182.466
CIE-LUV 74.426, -52.726, 3.713
Hunter-Lab 68.826, -36.528, 2.233
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #42cbb9

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Alternatives to #42cbb9

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#42cbb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cbb9;}
.background {background-color:#42cbb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cbb9;}

Shades and Tints of #42cbb9

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 #42cbb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a89 is the less saturated color, while #14f9db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbb9 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
  • #bfbab2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b5c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c0b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96bdc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52cacc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population