#42cbce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cbce is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 1.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 181.3 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42cbce color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00979d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cbce color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cbce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cbce has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4377550.

Hex triplet 42cbce #42cbce
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 206 rgb(66,203,206)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 80.8 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,80.8%)
CMYK 68, 1, 0, 19
HSL 181.3°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(181.3,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.3°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.028, -34.871, -12.218
XYZ 34.74, 48.323, 65.886
xyY 0.233, 0.324, 48.323
CIE-LCH 75.028, 36.95, 199.309
CIE-LUV 75.028, -51.376, -13.657
Hunter-Lab 69.515, -32.446, -7.534
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 11001110

Color Schemes with #42cbce

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Alternatives to #42cbce

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#42cbce Preview

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

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, #030d0e is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cbce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828e8e is the less saturated color, while #14f7fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cbce 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
  • #8faaab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbbc6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfb8d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53ccda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fc0c8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91bfd4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ccbd6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population