#42c2ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c2ae is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.3% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 170.6 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c2ae color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00855d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 24
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#42c2ae color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c2ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c2ae has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375214.

Hex triplet 42c2ae #42c2ae
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 174 rgb(66,194,174)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 68.2 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,68.2%)
CMYK 66, 0, 10, 24
HSL 170.6°, 51.2, 51 hsl(170.6,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 170.6°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.416, -39.505, -0.181
XYZ 29.176, 42.795, 46.765
xyY 0.246, 0.36, 42.795
CIE-LCH 71.416, 39.506, 180.262
CIE-LUV 71.416, -50.142, 5.892
Hunter-Lab 65.418, -34.872, 3.409
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 10101110

Color Schemes with #42c2ae

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Alternatives to #42c2ae

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#42c2ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c2ae

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.text {color:#42c2ae;}
.background {background-color:#42c2ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c2ae;}

Shades and Tints of #42c2ae

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, #010403 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c2ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8886 is the less saturated color, while #08fcd6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c2ae 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a19d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b2a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0aeba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8db8aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92b5b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52c1c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population