#42c4a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4a8 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.3% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 167.1 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c4a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008951. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c4a8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4a8 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375720.

Hex triplet 42c4a8 #42c4a8
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 168 rgb(66,196,168)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 65.9 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,65.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 14, 23
HSL 167.1°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(167.1,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.1°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.868, -41.932, 3.743
XYZ 29.052, 43.463, 43.902
xyY 0.25, 0.373, 43.463
CIE-LCH 71.868, 42.099, 174.899
CIE-LUV 71.868, -51.244, 12.127
Hunter-Lab 65.926, -36.71, 6.666
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10101000

Color Schemes with #42c4a8

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Alternatives to #42c4a8

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#42c4a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4a8;}
.background {background-color:#42c4a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c4a8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c4a8

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, #020505 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c4a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b87 is the less saturated color, while #09fdc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4a8 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
  • #bbb3a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4aeb5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ec1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fb9a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b6b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c2c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population