#42c5a0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c5a0 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 62.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 18.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 163.1 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c5a0 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008b41. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 19
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c5a0 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c5a0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c5a0 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:160 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.19, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375968.

Hex triplet 42c5a0 #42c5a0
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 160 rgb(66,197,160)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 62.7 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,62.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 19, 23
HSL 163.1°, 53, 51.6 hsl(163.1,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 163.1°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.978, -44.336, 8.242
XYZ 28.556, 43.626, 40.172
xyY 0.254, 0.388, 43.626
CIE-LCH 71.978, 45.095, 169.469
CIE-LUV 71.978, -52.097, 19.035
Hunter-Lab 66.05, -38.416, 10.175
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 10100000

Color Schemes with #42c5a0

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Alternatives to #42c5a0

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#42c5a0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c5a0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c5a0;}
.background {background-color:#42c5a0;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c5a0;}

Shades and Tints of #42c5a0

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, #020605 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c5a0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c87 is the less saturated color, while #09feb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c5a0 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
  • #88a39b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb49b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7aead Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90ba9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b6a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c3be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population