#42af9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42af9f is composed of 25.9% red, 68.6% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.1% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 171.2 degrees, a saturation of 45.2% and a lightness of 47.3%. #42af9f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #005f3f. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 69
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#42af9f color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#42af9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42af9f has RGB values of R:66, G:175, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 4370335.

Hex triplet 42af9f #42af9f
RGB Decimal 66, 175, 159 rgb(66,175,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 68.6, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,68.6%,62.4%)
CMYK 62, 0, 9, 31
HSL 171.2°, 45.2, 47.3 hsl(171.2,45.2%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.2°, 62.3, 68.6
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 65.215, -34.772, -0.991
XYZ 23.833, 34.319, 38.167
xyY 0.247, 0.356, 34.319
CIE-LCH 65.215, 34.787, 181.633
CIE-LUV 65.215, -43.983, 3.884
Hunter-Lab 58.583, -29.902, 2.38
Binary 01000010, 10101111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42af9f

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#42af9f Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42af9f

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, #020404 is the darkest color, while #f5fbfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42af9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #70817e is the less saturated color, while #01f0cd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42af9f 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e9491 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a29b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ae9eab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58afbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82a79c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87a4a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50afb1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population