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#42b6db Hex Color Code

#42b6db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42b6db is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42b6db is comprised of 25.88% red, 71.37% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #42b6db has a hue of 195° (degrees), 68% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.16 nm.

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#42b6db linear gradient to complementary #d1794c

  1. #42b6db
  2. #76adc3
  3. #94a3aa
  4. #a99993
  5. #ba8f7b
  6. #c68464
  7. #d1794c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0095b9
  2. #1da0c4
  3. #32abd0
  4. #42b6db
  5. #50c1e6
  6. #5eccf2
  7. #6bd8fe

Tones

  1. #42b6db
  2. #5aafce
  3. #6aa9c1
  4. #77a2b4
  5. #809ca8
  6. #88969b
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#42b6db to white

  1. #42b6db
  2. #6ec2e1
  3. #8fcee7
  4. #addaed
  5. #cae6f3
  6. #e5f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#42b6db to black

  1. #42b6db
  2. #3b95b3
  3. #33758c
  4. #2a5767
  5. #203b45
  6. #152025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS507
      #3bb7dd
      ΔE = 0.489 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-32-5 Porcelain Blue
      #47b5d8
      ΔE = 0.624 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ 7247 Electricblue
      #5ab4d6
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 530B-5 Azurean
      #4fb5d7
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  4. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Running Stream / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sunrise River
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10395
      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10392
      #58b6d2
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  9. KILZ

    1. ★ Bit Of Sapphire / C862
      #51b2d3
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1192T Story Blue
      #51b5d4
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. 1202T Blue Spell
      #5fb6d4
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Bright Blue / 50BG 41/312
      #59b3d4
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Aladdin Blue / T12 42.E3
      #5fb2d2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 306
      #00b8e0
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 638
      #00b5d9
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Persian Blue 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Persian Blue / 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  20. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  21. Brillux

    1. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  23. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  24. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  25. Dulux

    1. Azure Fusion 6
      #5db2cf
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 70BG 40/284
      #64b3cf
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  26. Sikkens

    1. R7.31.62
      #60b2d3
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. S0.40.60
      #30b0da
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-33-5 Clear Sailing
      #40b0d0
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 36.7%

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#42b6db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42b6db foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #42b6db">…</p>

#42b6db background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #42b6db">…</p>

#42b6db shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42b6db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4372187
Binary
01000010, 10110110, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#42b6db
LRV
≈ 39.7%
Closest short hex
#4bd ΔE = 2.123
RGB
rgb(66, 182, 219)
RGBA
rgba(66, 182, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.141, g: 0.390, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.518%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12405029 / 0xff42b6db
HSL
hsl(195, 68%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 68%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.510), saturation: 70% (0.699), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 194.510, saturation: 69.863%, perceived brightness: 63.493%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.923, S: 87.651, L: 69.273
Cubehelix
H: -172.641, S: 0.919, L: 0.593
TSL
T: -1.769, S: 0.268, L: 0.594
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.699), magenta: 17% (0.169), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 31.756, Y: 39.725, Z: 72.998
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.275, Y: 39.725
CIELab
L: 69.273, a: -20.609, b: -28.021
CIELuv
L: 69.273, u: -43.052, v: -41.463
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.273, C: 34.784, H: 233.666
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.273, C: 59.772, H: 223.923
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.028, a: -20.364, b: -24.550
CIECAM02
J: 58.493, C: 49.298, h: 223.445, Q: 150.682, M: 43.111, s: 53.489, H: 283.452
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.174, jaune: -4.686, green: 4.933
LMS
L: 28.482, M: 45.535, S: 72.422
YCbCr
Y: 146.152, Cb: 161.411, Cr: 74.449
YCgCo
Y: 162.250, Cg: 19.750, Co: -21.750
YDbDr
Y: 151.534, Db: 101.521, Dr: 162.657
YPbPr
Y: 159.956, Pb: 31.840, Pr: -59.702
xvYCC
Y: 153.374, Cb: 155.969, Cr: 75.556
YIQ
Y: 151.534, I: -80.990, Q: -13.017
YUV
Y: 151.534, U: 33.201, V: -75.040
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.309
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 3.311

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