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#42b6a9 Hex Color Code

#42b6a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42b6a9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42b6a9 is comprised of 25.88% red, 71.37% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #42b6a9 has a hue of 173° (degrees), 47% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.25 nm.

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#42b6a9 linear gradient to complementary #c63256

  1. #42b6a9
  2. #71a59a
  3. #8d938c
  4. #a1807e
  5. #b06b70
  6. #bc5363
  7. #c63256

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0f968a
  2. #25a094
  3. #34ab9e
  4. #42b6a9
  5. #4fc1b4
  6. #5bccbe
  7. #67d7c9

Tones

  1. #42b6a9
  2. #53aca1
  3. #60a39a
  4. #699992
  5. #718f8b
  6. #778683
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#42b6a9 to white

  1. #42b6a9
  2. #6ac2b7
  3. #8bcfc5
  4. #a9dbd3
  5. #c6e7e2
  6. #e3f3f0
  7. #ffffff

#42b6a9 to black

  1. #42b6a9
  2. #3a958b
  3. #31756d
  4. #285751
  5. #1f3b37
  6. #14201f
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-a
      #46b7a9
      ΔE = 0.576 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ 24-a1
      #43b0a3
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jester Mask / T12 48.F2
      #44b4a8
      ΔE = 0.740 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ Biscay Bay / T12 48.F3
      #48b3a6
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-5519 TCX
      #45b5aa
      ΔE = 0.790 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. ★ P 127-5 C
      #5bb6aa
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Biscay Bay / P135-C5
      #48b3a6
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0695
      #51b6ab
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Indian Necklace / 0695
      #51b6ab
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B60G
      #43b1a5
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B70G
      #48b3a1
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/07
      #2cb8a8
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Éden
      #2bb8ae
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Hêtre
      #3bb4ae
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Paradise Sky X110R218C
      #4fb6ad
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Wave Hello X111R219C
      #57b5a2
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7511 - Alexandra Valley
      #2fbbae
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 7503 - Cool Turquoise
      #2eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  12. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Lagoon
      #4cb7a5
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3949 Neptune's Jewel 70GG 39/303
      #50b1a6
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  14. Audi

    1. ★ Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-27-5 Lyric Teal
      #2bb5a3
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Duron

    1. Rivulet
      #5db5a7
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Turquish
      #0db3a9
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. 70GG 39/303
      #5cb7ac
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10328
      #00b7ab
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. Neptune's Jewel / 70GG 39/303
      #5eb6a8
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea of Green / 657
      #1eb7a5
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Capri Seas / 2047-40
      #4cbdac
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  21. Plascon

    1. Ocean Motion G7-A1-4
      #04b4a8
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  22. Behr

    1. Pool Party PPKR-60
      #32b7b1
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  23. Designers Guild

    1. Marine
      #61b5a8
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  24. Levis

    1. Clear Blue A50
      #57b5a2
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  25. Sikkens

    1. P0.30.60
      #43b5b0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. N0.30.60
      #51b29f
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B60G
      #60b2a6
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 37.1%

#42b6a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42b6a9 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #42b6a9">…</p>

#42b6a9 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #42b6a9">…</p>

#42b6a9 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42b6a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4372137
Binary
01000010, 10110110, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#42b6a9
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#4ba ΔE = 2.099
RGB
rgb(66, 182, 169)
RGBA
rgba(66, 182, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.436, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.500%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12405079 / 0xff42b6a9
HSL
hsl(173, 47%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(173, 47%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 173° (173.276), saturation: 64% (0.637), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 173.276, saturation: 63.736%, perceived brightness: 60.755%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 178.753, S: 85.444, L: 67.633
Cubehelix
H: -194.942, S: 0.726, L: 0.572
TSL
T: -1.381, S: 0.273, L: 0.572
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.637), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 7% (0.071), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 26.133, Y: 37.476, Z: 43.385
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.350, Y: 37.476
CIELab
L: 67.633, a: -35.358, b: -2.977
CIELuv
L: 67.633, u: -46.018, v: 1.001
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.633, C: 35.483, H: 184.813
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.633, C: 46.029, H: 178.753
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.218, a: -30.932, b: 0.834
CIECAM02
J: 56.707, C: 41.476, h: 187.620, Q: 148.364, M: 36.271, s: 49.444, H: 235.975
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.016, jaune: -0.375, green: 5.694
LMS
L: 28.204, M: 45.493, S: 43.253
YCbCr
Y: 141.252, Cb: 139.461, Cr: 77.999
YCgCo
Y: 149.750, Cg: 32.250, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 145.834, Db: 34.871, Dr: 151.807
YPbPr
Y: 156.356, Pb: 6.840, Pr: -57.402
xvYCC
Y: 150.282, Cb: 134.008, Cr: 77.576
YIQ
Y: 145.834, I: -64.927, Q: -28.574
YUV
Y: 145.834, U: 11.401, V: -70.040
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/8 ΔE = 3.436
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 12.199

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