#42ccbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccbd is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.4% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 173.5 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42ccbd color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00997b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42ccbd color description : Moderate cyan.

#42ccbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccbd has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377789.

Hex triplet 42ccbd #42ccbd
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 189 rgb(66,204,189)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 74.1 rgb(25.9%,80%,74.1%)
CMYK 68, 0, 7, 20
HSL 173.5°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(173.5,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.5°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.834, -40.028, -3.313
XYZ 33.022, 48.015, 55.669
xyY 0.242, 0.351, 48.015
CIE-LCH 74.834, 40.165, 184.731
CIE-LUV 74.834, -52.831, 1.213
Hunter-Lab 69.293, -36.197, 0.872
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10111101

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Alternatives to #42ccbd

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#42ccbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccbd

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccbd

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 #42ccbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b8a is the less saturated color, while #14fae1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccbd 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
  • #8eaaa7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bbb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6b6c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5bcad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c1b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96bec4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52cbcf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population