#42cbbc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbbc is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.4% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 173.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbbc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009779. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cbbc color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbbc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbbc has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377532.

Hex triplet 42cbbc #42cbbc
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 188 rgb(66,203,188)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 73.7 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,73.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 7, 20
HSL 173.4°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(173.4,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.4°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.507, -39.846, -3.254
XYZ 32.677, 47.498, 55.02
xyY 0.242, 0.351, 47.498
CIE-LCH 74.507, 39.979, 184.668
CIE-LUV 74.507, -52.535, 1.276
Hunter-Lab 68.919, -35.975, 0.91
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10111100

Color Schemes with #42cbbc

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Alternatives to #42cbbc

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#42cbbc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbbc

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

Shades and Tints of #42cbbc

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 #42cbbc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a89 is the less saturated color, while #14f9e0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbbc 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
  • #8da9a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbab5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6b6c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bc9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91c0b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96bdc3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52cace Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population