#42c6aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6aa is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.1% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 167.3 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d55. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6aa color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6aa has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376234.

Hex triplet 42c6aa #42c6aa
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 170 rgb(66,198,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,66.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 14, 22
HSL 167.3°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(167.3,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.3°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.526, -42.305, 3.609
XYZ 29.694, 44.446, 45.042
xyY 0.249, 0.373, 44.446
CIE-LCH 72.526, 42.458, 175.124
CIE-LUV 72.526, -51.852, 12.005
Hunter-Lab 66.668, -37.164, 6.61
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42c6aa

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Alternatives to #42c6aa

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#42c6aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6aa

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Shades and Tints of #42c6aa

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 #42c6aa

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6aa 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
  • #89a49e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb5a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6b0b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fc3d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bba6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96b8b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c4c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population