#42dbbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbbb is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.6% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 167.5 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbbb color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b777. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbbb color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbbb has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381627.

Hex triplet 42dbbb #42dbbb
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 187 rgb(66,219,187)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 73.3 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,73.3%)
CMYK 70, 0, 15, 14
HSL 167.5°, 68, 55.9 hsl(167.5,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.5°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.274, -47.086, 4.236
XYZ 36.545, 55.406, 55.779
xyY 0.247, 0.375, 55.406
CIE-LCH 79.274, 47.277, 174.859
CIE-LUV 79.274, -58.33, 13.879
Hunter-Lab 74.435, -42.625, 7.674
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 10111011

Color Schemes with #42dbbb

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Alternatives to #42dbbb

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#42dbbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbbb

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

Shades and Tints of #42dbbb

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 #42dbbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879693 is the less saturated color, while #1ffecf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbbb 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95b4ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc6b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9c1c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63d7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cceb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2cac3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d8d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population