#42dcb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcb8 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 16.4% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 166 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dcb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b971. 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

#42dcb8 color description : Bright cyan.

#42dcb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcb8 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381880.

Hex triplet 42dcb8 #42dcb8
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 184 rgb(66,220,184)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 72.2 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,72.2%)
CMYK 70, 0, 16, 14
HSL 166°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(166,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 166°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.501, -48.249, 6.159
XYZ 36.489, 55.802, 54.193
xyY 0.249, 0.381, 55.802
CIE-LCH 79.501, 48.641, 172.726
CIE-LUV 79.501, -58.879, 16.934
Hunter-Lab 74.701, -43.535, 9.278
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 10111000

Color Schemes with #42dcb8

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Alternatives to #42dcb8

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#42dcb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcb8;}
.background {background-color:#42dcb8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcb8;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcb8

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, #020a08 is the darkest color, while #f8fefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879793 is the less saturated color, while #20feca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcb8 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
  • #d0c7b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbc1c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65d7e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cceb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3cbc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58d9d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population