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#42a7aa Hex Color Code

#42a7aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42a7aa is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42a7aa is comprised of 25.88% red, 65.49% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #42a7aa has a hue of 182° (degrees), 44% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.62 nm.

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#42a7aa linear gradient to complementary #a74549

  1. #42a7aa
  2. #679999
  3. #7d8a88
  4. #8c7a78
  5. #986a68
  6. #a05958
  7. #a74549

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #188a8d
  2. #299396
  3. #369da0
  4. #42a7aa
  5. #4db1b4
  6. #59bbbe
  7. #63c5c8

Tones

  1. #42a7aa
  2. #519fa1
  3. #5c9798
  4. #658f90
  5. #6c8687
  6. #717e7e
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#42a7aa to white

  1. #42a7aa
  2. #68b6b8
  3. #89c4c6
  4. #a7d3d4
  5. #c5e1e2
  6. #e2f0f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#42a7aa to black

  1. #42a7aa
  2. #3a898b
  3. #316c6e
  4. #285152
  5. #1e3737
  6. #141e1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 121-6 U
      #36a8ab
      ΔE = 0.946 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. P 124-13 U
      #5ca89f
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7455 - Brookside
      #4ca8ab
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b2
      #4ca6aa
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 25-a2
      #009ca0
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B40G
      #39a4a6
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Veranda Blue
      #61aca7
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Paradis
      #22afb2
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #47acb1
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 3-30-5 Tropical Sea
      #4d999e
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  12. KILZ

    1. ★ Deep Turquoise / D861
      #56aaad
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Tahitian Green / E722
      #64a7a1
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. 3978 Jasper Springs 90GG 33/289
      #48a2a1
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 3979 Sea King 90GG 38/242
      #5fabaa
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Brillux

    1. 72.15.18
      #58a6a5
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Peaceful Pond
      #5b9e9b
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  16. Bristol

    1. Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Venice / T12 46.F3
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Millstream / T73-6
      #3da8b5
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10338
      #00aaad
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Exotic Sea
      #0da7b0
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Twilight Meadow
      #55aea9
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  20. Wattyl

    1. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Persian Turquoise / E70W
      #5da3a2
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  21. Duron

    1. Surfer
      #00a6ae
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Really Teal
      #499999
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  22. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B30G
      #4fa0a6
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2555-B30G
      #179fa7
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  23. Glidden

    1. Teal Bayou / PPG1147-5
      #57a1a0
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Teal Lake / 90GG 30/195
      #649ea1
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-80-4 Underwater Wonders
      #00a4a9
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  25. New Look

    1. Mood Ring / A07-01
      #5da3a2
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Parrot Fish / A07-02
      #0fa3a0
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  26. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  27. Dupont

    1. CAS444
      #00a4a8
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS452
      #2f9fab
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-29-6 Knockout
      #21a2a3
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  29. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  30. Asian Paints

    1. Maritime Green / 7455
      #51a9b2
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Still Blue / 7487
      #619f9e
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  31. Caparol

    1. 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 3.277 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 1112
      #00a0a7
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  33. Dulux

    1. 88GG 32/346
      #00a4a6
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Javan Dawn 1 / 17BG 36/333
      #20adb8
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  34. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 3.452 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5372
      #359ea0
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 5273
      #29a09b
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Peaceful Pond / 7487
      #69a49f
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  37. Nerolac

    1. Pennant - 2475
      #00a2a6
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Ocean Deep - 4331
      #5d9d9c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Big Sea / 30BG 33/269
      #56a7b0
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  39. Sico

    1. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pleasant Stream / 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Cold North / 0688
      #609f9e
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 0688
      #609f9e
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  42. Behr

    1. Mermaid Treasure 500B-5
      #0ab0b6
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Caribbean RAH-68
      #69aba9
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Song / KM3239-3
      #00a5a4
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Peaceful Pond / KM3230-3
      #67a3a1
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  44. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fun Days / 31C-5
      #5caca8
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Gypsy Caravan / 31D-4
      #3ea19a
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-63 Turk and Caicos
      #00a3a3
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  46. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Glacier Green
      #6da1a1
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  49. Plascon

    1. Singing in the Rain G7-C2-1
      #38a09c
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  50. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a7a7
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  52. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35275
      #35a49e
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  53. Little Greene

    1. Quirky
      #629fa0
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  54. Berger

    1. Peaceful Pond / 7487
      #5b9e9b
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  55. Resene

    1. Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  56. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Song / 7502
      #00a2a0
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  57. Sikkens

    1. P1.21.54
      #65a09e
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. P0.20.60
      #69aeaa
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  58. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  59. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  60. Porter Paints

    1. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  61. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  62. Benjamin Moore

    1. Poseidon / 664
      #01a7a2
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Florida Keys Blue / 2050-40
      #6eaaa8
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  63. RAL

    1. RAL 5024 / Pastel blue
      #5d9b9b
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  64. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  65. Probe

    1. Aquamarine / C
      #5fa39b
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 31.0%

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#42a7aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42a7aa foreground

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#42a7aa background

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#42a7aa shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4368298
Binary
01000010, 10100111, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#42a7aa
LRV
≈ 31.7%
Closest short hex
#4aa ΔE = 1.560
RGB
rgb(66, 167, 170)
RGBA
rgba(66, 167, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.164, g: 0.414, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 45.976%, blue: 66.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12408918 / 0xff42a7aa
HSL
hsl(182, 44%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(182, 44%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 182° (181.731), saturation: 61% (0.612), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 181.731, saturation: 61.176%, perceived brightness: 56.785%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 195.592, S: 83.331, L: 63.090
Cubehelix
H: -186.509, S: 0.661, L: 0.537
TSL
T: -1.517, S: 0.252, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.612), magenta: 2% (0.018), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 23.318, Y: 31.696, Z: 42.911
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.324, Y: 31.696
CIELab
L: 63.090, a: -27.900, b: -10.271
CIELuv
L: 63.090, u: -40.349, v: -11.260
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.090, C: 29.730, H: 200.211
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.090, C: 41.890, H: 195.592
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.299, a: -24.591, b: -5.782
CIECAM02
J: 51.783, C: 39.233, h: 200.794, Q: 141.776, M: 34.309, s: 49.193, H: 254.415
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.071, jaune: -1.618, green: 4.922
LMS
L: 23.735, M: 37.658, S: 42.700
YCbCr
Y: 133.790, Cb: 144.265, Cr: 83.448
YCoCg
Y: 142.500, Cg: 24.500, Co: -9.500
YDbDr
Y: 137.143, Db: 49.449, Dr: 135.284
YPbPr
Y: 145.703, Pb: 13.115, Pr: -50.638
xvYCC
Y: 141.133, Cb: 139.521, Cr: 83.518
YIQ
Y: 137.143, I: -61.131, Q: -20.424
YUV
Y: 137.143, U: 16.170, V: -62.415
Munsell Color System
10BG 6/6 ΔE = 0.934
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 13.224

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