#42dbbc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dbbc is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.2% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 167.8 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42dbbc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b779. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dbbc color description : Soft cyan.

#42dbbc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dbbc has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381628.

Hex triplet 42dbbc #42dbbc
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 188 rgb(66,219,188)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 73.7 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,73.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 14, 14
HSL 167.8°, 68, 55.9 hsl(167.8,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.8°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.299, -46.837, 3.739
XYZ 36.652, 55.449, 56.345
xyY 0.247, 0.374, 55.449
CIE-LCH 79.299, 46.986, 175.435
CIE-LUV 79.299, -58.265, 13.095
Hunter-Lab 74.464, -42.452, 7.261
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 10111100

Color Schemes with #42dbbc

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Alternatives to #42dbbc

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#42dbbc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dbbc

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

Shades and Tints of #42dbbc

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 #42dbbc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879693 is the less saturated color, while #1ffed1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dbbc 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
  • #95b4ae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc6b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8c1c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63d7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bceb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2cac4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d8d7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population