#42ccbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccbb is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.3% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 172.6 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42ccbb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009977. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42ccbb color description : Moderate cyan.

#42ccbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccbb has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377787.

Hex triplet 42ccbb #42ccbb
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 187 rgb(66,204,187)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 73.3 rgb(25.9%,80%,73.3%)
CMYK 68, 0, 8, 20
HSL 172.6°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(172.6,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.6°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.78, -40.56, -2.312
XYZ 32.806, 47.929, 54.533
xyY 0.243, 0.354, 47.929
CIE-LCH 74.78, 40.626, 183.262
CIE-LUV 74.78, -52.96, 2.839
Hunter-Lab 69.231, -36.568, 1.759
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10111011

Color Schemes with #42ccbb

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Alternatives to #42ccbb

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#42ccbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccbb

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccbb

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, #030c0b is the darkest color, while #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccbb

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccbb 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8eaaa6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bab4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b6c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ccad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c1b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97bec2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52cbce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population