#42cbcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbcb is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cbcb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009797. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

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

#42cbcb color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbcb has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377547.

Hex triplet 42cbcb #42cbcb
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 203 rgb(66,203,203)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 79.6 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,79.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 0, 20
HSL 180°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(180,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.938, -35.723, -10.731
XYZ 34.379, 48.179, 63.984
xyY 0.235, 0.329, 48.179
CIE-LCH 74.938, 37.3, 196.721
CIE-LUV 74.938, -51.57, -11.136
Hunter-Lab 69.411, -33.059, -6.067
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11001011

Color Schemes with #42cbcb

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Alternatives to #42cbcb

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#42cbcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cbcb

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

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, #030b0b is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a8a is the less saturated color, while #14f9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbcb 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8faaaa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbbc3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0b7d5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54cbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90c0c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92bed1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dcbd4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population