#42c6a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6a6 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 16.2% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 165.5 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d4d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6a6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6a6 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376230.

Hex triplet 42c6a6 #42c6a6
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 166 rgb(66,198,166)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 65.1 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,65.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 16, 22
HSL 165.5°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(165.5,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 165.5°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.427, -43.303, 5.635
XYZ 29.321, 44.297, 43.079
xyY 0.251, 0.38, 44.297
CIE-LCH 72.427, 43.668, 172.586
CIE-LUV 72.427, -52.098, 15.13
Hunter-Lab 66.556, -37.834, 8.213
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10100110

Color Schemes with #42c6a6

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Alternatives to #42c6a6

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#42c6a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6a6;}
.background {background-color:#42c6a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6a6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6a6

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, #020706 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c6a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8d89 is the less saturated color, while #09ffc3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6a6 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a49d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb5a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b0b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bba2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96b8ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c4c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population