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#42a2a8 Hex Color Code

#42a2a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42a2a8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42a2a8 is comprised of 25.88% red, 63.53% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #42a2a8 has a hue of 184° (degrees), 44% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.81 nm.

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#42a2a8 linear gradient to complementary #a24b48

  1. #42a2a8
  2. #649597
  3. #798787
  4. #887a76
  5. #936b67
  6. #9c5c57
  7. #a24b48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b868c
  2. #2a8f95
  3. #36989e
  4. #42a2a8
  5. #4dacb2
  6. #58b5bb
  7. #62bfc5

Tones

  1. #42a2a8
  2. #519b9f
  3. #5b9397
  4. #648c8e
  5. #6b8486
  6. #707d7d
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#42a2a8 to white

  1. #42a2a8
  2. #68b1b6
  3. #88c1c4
  4. #a7d0d3
  5. #c4e0e1
  6. #e2eff0
  7. #ffffff

#42a2a8 to black

  1. #42a2a8
  2. #39858a
  3. #31696d
  4. #274e51
  5. #1e3537
  6. #141e1e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-B30G
      #4fa0a6
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2555-B30G
      #179fa7
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ S 2040-B40G
      #39a4a6
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Spa / 2052-40
      #4a9fa2
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. San Jose Blue / 741
      #2d9ca2
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b3
      #489ea2
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ 25-b2
      #4ca6aa
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soul Blue R168C
      #4ca6ac
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ Scuba in Aruba X109R217C
      #4aa4a5
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2234 C
      #4f9fa6
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 7467 C
      #00a3ad
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5266
      #3ea5af
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 5372
      #359ea0
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #339da2
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. Marine Blue / 88GG 32/346
      #1fa4ae
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Teal Bayou / 356-5
      #53a0a1
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Vivid Aqua / 32C-6
      #3a9ca5
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7455 - Brookside
      #4ca8ab
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs / T10 49E-2
      #479a9e
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  20. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  21. Dupont

    1. CAS452
      #2f9fab
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS436
      #2d9fa1
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  22. Caparol

    1. Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 3978 Jasper Springs 90GG 33/289
      #48a2a1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Milano / 16BG 29/350
      #08a1a8
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Olympic

    1. Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  28. Berger

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 33.0%

#42a2a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42a2a8 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #42a2a8">…</p>

#42a2a8 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #42a2a8">…</p>

#42a2a8 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42a2a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4367016
Binary
01000010, 10100010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#42a2a8
LRV
≈ 29.8%
Closest short hex
#4aa ΔE = 3.648
RGB
rgb(66, 162, 168)
RGBA
rgba(66, 162, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.167, g: 0.409, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12410200 / 0xff42a2a8
HSL
hsl(184, 44%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 44%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (183.529), saturation: 61% (0.607), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 183.529, saturation: 60.714%, perceived brightness: 55.356%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 199.209, S: 82.404, L: 61.502
Cubehelix
H: -184.709, S: 0.637, L: 0.525
TSL
T: -1.547, S: 0.246, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.607), magenta: 4% (0.036), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 36% (0.365), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 22.232, Y: 29.824, Z: 41.623
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.318, Y: 29.824
CIELab
L: 61.502, a: -25.989, b: -11.528
CIELuv
L: 61.502, u: -38.573, v: -13.439
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.502, C: 28.431, H: 203.920
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.502, C: 40.847, H: 199.209
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.611, a: -22.903, b: -6.961
CIECAM02
J: 50.102, C: 38.514, h: 203.633, Q: 139.456, M: 33.680, s: 49.143, H: 258.233
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.083, jaune: -1.838, green: 4.699
LMS
L: 22.344, M: 35.237, S: 41.404
YCbCr
Y: 131.074, Cb: 144.842, Cr: 85.430
YCgCo
Y: 139.500, Cg: 22.500, Co: -9.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.980, Db: 51.198, Dr: 129.270
YPbPr
Y: 141.984, Pb: 14.040, Pr: -48.276
xvYCC
Y: 137.939, Cb: 140.333, Cr: 85.593
YIQ
Y: 133.980, I: -59.116, Q: -18.433
YUV
Y: 133.980, U: 16.742, V: -59.640
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.888
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 12.407

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