#42cdb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdb5 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.7% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 169.6 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cdb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b6b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 12
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cdb5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cdb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdb5 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.12, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4378037.

Hex triplet 42cdb5 #42cdb5
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 181 rgb(66,205,181)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 71 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,71%)
CMYK 68, 0, 12, 20
HSL 169.6°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(169.6,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 169.6°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.922, -42.57, 1.136
XYZ 32.416, 48.154, 51.3
xyY 0.246, 0.365, 48.154
CIE-LCH 74.922, 42.585, 178.471
CIE-LUV 74.922, -53.703, 8.408
Hunter-Lab 69.393, -38.055, 4.744
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10110101

Color Schemes with #42cdb5

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Alternatives to #42cdb5

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#42cdb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cdb5;}
.background {background-color:#42cdb5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cdb5;}

Shades and Tints of #42cdb5

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, #030d0b is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d8b is the less saturated color, while #14fbd3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdb5 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
  • #8eaaa5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2bbae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab6c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ecad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93c1b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99bebd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54cbcc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population