#42c6ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c6ad is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 12.6% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 168.6 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #42c6ad color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008d5b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 13
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c6ad color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c6ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c6ad has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.13, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376237.

Hex triplet 42c6ad #42c6ad
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 173 rgb(66,198,173)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 67.8 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,67.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 13, 22
HSL 168.6°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(168.6,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 168.6°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.602, -41.543, 2.091
XYZ 29.981, 44.561, 46.554
xyY 0.248, 0.368, 44.561
CIE-LCH 72.602, 41.596, 177.118
CIE-LUV 72.602, -51.666, 9.636
Hunter-Lab 66.754, -36.65, 5.379
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 10101101

Color Schemes with #42c6ad

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Alternatives to #42c6ad

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#42c6ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c6ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c6ad;}
.background {background-color:#42c6ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c6ad;}

Shades and Tints of #42c6ad

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 #42c6ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8d8a is the less saturated color, while #09ffd0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c6ad 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa49f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb5a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b0b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5ec4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bba9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95b8b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53c4c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population