#42cdbc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdbc is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.3% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 172.7 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cdbc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b79. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cdbc color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cdbc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdbc has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4378044.

Hex triplet 42cdbc #42cdbc
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 188 rgb(66,205,188)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 73.7 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,73.7%)
CMYK 68, 0, 8, 20
HSL 172.7°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(172.7,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.7°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.107, -40.742, -2.372
XYZ 33.152, 48.449, 55.179
xyY 0.242, 0.354, 48.449
CIE-LCH 75.107, 40.811, 183.332
CIE-LUV 75.107, -53.256, 2.776
Hunter-Lab 69.605, -36.791, 1.722
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10111100

Color Schemes with #42cdbc

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Alternatives to #42cdbc

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#42cdbc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdbc

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

Shades and Tints of #42cdbc

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, #030d0c is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdbc

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdbc 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
  • #8faba7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1bbb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b7c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ccbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93c2b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97bfc3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52cccf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population