#42a79f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a79f is composed of 25.9% red, 65.5% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.8% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 175.2 degrees, a saturation of 43.3% and a lightness of 45.7%. #42a79f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #004f3f. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 65
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#42a79f color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42a79f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a79f has RGB values of R:66, G:167, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 4368287.

Hex triplet 42a79f #42a79f
RGB Decimal 66, 167, 159 rgb(66,167,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 65.5, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,65.5%,62.4%)
CMYK 60, 0, 5, 35
HSL 175.2°, 43.3, 45.7 hsl(175.2,43.3%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.2°, 60.5, 65.5
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 62.758, -30.989, -4.606
XYZ 22.322, 31.297, 37.664
xyY 0.245, 0.343, 31.297
CIE-LCH 62.758, 31.329, 188.454
CIE-LUV 62.758, -40.958, -2.106
Hunter-Lab 55.944, -26.68, -0.756
Binary 01000010, 10100111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42a79f

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Alternatives to #42a79f

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#42a79f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a79f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a79f;}
.background {background-color:#42a79f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a79f;}

Shades and Tints of #42a79f

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050c0c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a79f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7a79 is the less saturated color, while #03e6d4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a79f is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a8e8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09c9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a599aa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #54a8b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7da09c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #819ea6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4da8ad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population