#42c7a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7a9 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.1% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 166.5 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f53. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c7a9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7a9 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376489.

Hex triplet 42c7a9 #42c7a9
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 169 rgb(66,199,169)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 66.3 rgb(25.9%,78%,66.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 15, 22
HSL 166.5°, 54.3, 52 hsl(166.5,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.5°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.804, -42.992, 4.554
XYZ 29.829, 44.867, 44.622
xyY 0.25, 0.376, 44.867
CIE-LCH 72.804, 43.233, 173.954
CIE-LUV 72.804, -52.279, 13.513
Hunter-Lab 66.983, -37.729, 7.391
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10101001

Color Schemes with #42c7a9

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Alternatives to #42c7a9

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#42c7a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7a9;}
.background {background-color:#42c7a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7a9;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7a9

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, #020806 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7a9 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
  • #8aa59f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #beb6a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b1b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91bca5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96b9b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c5c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population