#42c3a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3a6 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.9% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 166.5 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c3a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00874d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c3a6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c3a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3a6 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375462.

Hex triplet 42c3a6 #42c3a6
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 166 rgb(66,195,166)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 65.1 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,65.1%)
CMYK 66, 0, 15, 24
HSL 166.5°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(166.5,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.5°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.514, -41.996, 4.318
XYZ 28.642, 42.939, 42.853
xyY 0.25, 0.375, 42.939
CIE-LCH 71.514, 42.217, 174.129
CIE-LUV 71.514, -51, 12.971
Hunter-Lab 65.528, -36.651, 7.096
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10100110

Color Schemes with #42c3a6

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Alternatives to #42c3a6

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#42c3a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3a6;}
.background {background-color:#42c3a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3a6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3a6

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, #010504 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c3a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a86 is the less saturated color, while #09fcc6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3a6 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
  • #88a19c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab2a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3adb3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8eb8a2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b5ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c1c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population