#42ccb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccb6 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.8% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 170.4 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42ccb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00996d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42ccb6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42ccb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccb6 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377782.

Hex triplet 42ccb6 #42ccb6
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 182 rgb(66,204,182)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 71.4 rgb(25.9%,80%,71.4%)
CMYK 68, 0, 11, 20
HSL 170.4°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(170.4,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.4°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.647, -41.872, 0.195
XYZ 32.28, 47.718, 51.763
xyY 0.245, 0.362, 47.718
CIE-LCH 74.647, 41.872, 179.733
CIE-LUV 74.647, -53.279, 6.872
Hunter-Lab 69.079, -37.475, 3.927
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10110110

Color Schemes with #42ccb6

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Alternatives to #42ccb6

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#42ccb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ccb6;}
.background {background-color:#42ccb6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ccb6;}

Shades and Tints of #42ccb6

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, #030c0a is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b8a is the less saturated color, while #14fad5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccb6 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
  • #8da9a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1baaf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b6c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ecad8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93c0b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bebd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53cacc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population