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#42a5b8 Hex Color Code

#42a5b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42a5b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42a5b8 is comprised of 25.88% red, 64.71% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #42a5b8 has a hue of 190° (degrees), 47% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.71 nm.

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#42a5b8 linear gradient to complementary #b25c48

  1. #42a5b8
  2. #6a9aa5
  3. #818f91
  4. #93837f
  5. #a0776c
  6. #aa6a5a
  7. #b25c48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #16889a
  2. #2891a4
  3. #369bae
  4. #42a5b8
  5. #4eafc2
  6. #59b9cc
  7. #64c3d6

Tones

  1. #42a5b8
  2. #539eae
  3. #6098a4
  4. #69919a
  5. #718a90
  6. #788487
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#42a5b8 to white

  1. #42a5b8
  2. #69b4c4
  3. #8ac3cf
  4. #a8d2db
  5. #c6e1e7
  6. #e2f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#42a5b8 to black

  1. #42a5b8
  2. #3a8797
  3. #316b77
  4. #285058
  5. #1e363b
  6. #141e20
  7. #000000

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  2. Sherwin-Williams

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      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
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      #35a5bd
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
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      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
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#42a5b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42a5b8 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #42a5b8">…</p>

#42a5b8 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #42a5b8">…</p>

#42a5b8 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42a5b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4367800
Binary
01000010, 10100101, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#42a5b8
LRV
≈ 31.5%
Closest short hex
#4ab ΔE = 1.966
RGB
rgb(66, 165, 184)
RGBA
rgba(66, 165, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.159, g: 0.398, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.470%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12409416 / 0xff42a5b8
HSL
hsl(190, 47%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 47%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (189.661), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 189.661, saturation: 64.130%, perceived brightness: 57.022%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.510, S: 83.851, L: 62.950
Cubehelix
H: -178.181, S: 0.707, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -1.663, S: 0.249, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 10% (0.103), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 24.350, Y: 31.527, Z: 50.140
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.297, Y: 31.527
CIELab
L: 62.950, a: -22.742, b: -18.324
CIELuv
L: 62.950, u: -38.834, v: -24.749
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.950, C: 29.206, H: 218.860
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.950, C: 46.050, H: 212.510
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.149, a: -20.850, b: -13.641
CIECAM02
J: 51.623, C: 41.621, h: 214.152, Q: 141.558, M: 36.397, s: 50.707, H: 271.922
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -3.008, green: 4.604
LMS
L: 23.245, M: 36.690, S: 49.810
YCbCr
Y: 134.154, Cb: 150.993, Cr: 83.190
YCgCo
Y: 145.000, Cg: 20.000, Co: -13.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.565, Db: 69.877, Dr: 136.090
YPbPr
Y: 145.281, Pb: 20.885, Pr: -50.374
xvYCC
Y: 140.771, Cb: 146.346, Cr: 83.750
YIQ
Y: 137.565, I: -65.080, Q: -15.023
YUV
Y: 137.565, U: 22.852, V: -62.785
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.381
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.312

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