#42dbb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbb8 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 16% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 166.3 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b771. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbb8 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbb8 has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381624.

Hex triplet 42dbb8 #42dbb8
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 184 rgb(66,219,184)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 72.2 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 70, 0, 16, 14
HSL 166.3°, 68, 55.9 hsl(166.3,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.3°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.201, -47.829, 5.728
XYZ 36.227, 55.279, 54.105
xyY 0.249, 0.38, 55.279
CIE-LCH 79.201, 48.171, 173.171
CIE-LUV 79.201, -58.525, 16.218
Hunter-Lab 74.35, -43.137, 8.898
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 10111000

Color Schemes with #42dbb8

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Alternatives to #42dbb8

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#42dbb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dbb8;}
.background {background-color:#42dbb8;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dbb8

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, #020907 is the darkest color, while #f7fefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dbb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879692 is the less saturated color, while #1ffecb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbb8 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b3ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc6b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dac1c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64d6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cceb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2cac0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58d8d5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population