#42c3aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c3aa is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 12.8% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 168.4 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c3aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008755. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 13
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c3aa color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c3aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c3aa has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.13, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375466.

Hex triplet 42c3aa #42c3aa
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 170 rgb(66,195,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,66.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 13, 24
HSL 168.4°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(168.4,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 168.4°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.615, -40.984, 2.288
XYZ 29.015, 43.088, 44.816
xyY 0.248, 0.369, 43.088
CIE-LCH 71.615, 41.048, 176.804
CIE-LUV 71.615, -50.755, 9.82
Hunter-Lab 65.642, -35.972, 5.47
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42c3aa

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Alternatives to #42c3aa

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#42c3aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c3aa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c3aa;}
.background {background-color:#42c3aa;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c3aa;}

Shades and Tints of #42c3aa

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 #42c3aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a87 is the less saturated color, while #09fccd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c3aa 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a29d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab2a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2aeb6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5dc1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8eb8a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #93b5b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c1c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population