#42c4aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c4aa is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.3% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 168 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c4aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008955. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 13
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c4aa color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c4aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c4aa has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.13, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375722.

Hex triplet 42c4aa #42c4aa
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 170 rgb(66,196,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,66.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 13, 23
HSL 168°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(168,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 168°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.918, -41.426, 2.729
XYZ 29.24, 43.538, 44.891
xyY 0.248, 0.37, 43.538
CIE-LCH 71.918, 41.516, 176.231
CIE-LUV 71.918, -51.121, 10.55
Hunter-Lab 65.983, -36.37, 5.851
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42c4aa

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Alternatives to #42c4aa

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#42c4aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c4aa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c4aa;}
.background {background-color:#42c4aa;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c4aa

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 #42c4aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b88 is the less saturated color, while #09fdcc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c4aa 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
  • #bbb3a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3afb6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ec2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fb9a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #94b6b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c2c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population