#42c7aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7aa is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.6% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 166.9 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c7aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f55. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 22
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#42c7aa color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7aa has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376490.

Hex triplet 42c7aa #42c7aa
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 170 rgb(66,199,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,78%,66.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 15, 22
HSL 166.9°, 54.3, 52 hsl(166.9,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.9°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.829, -42.742, 4.048
XYZ 29.923, 44.905, 45.118
xyY 0.249, 0.374, 44.905
CIE-LCH 72.829, 42.933, 174.59
CIE-LUV 72.829, -52.217, 12.73
Hunter-Lab 67.011, -37.561, 6.988
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42c7aa

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Alternatives to #42c7aa

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#42c7aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7aa

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Shades and Tints of #42c7aa

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, #020807 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7aa 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
  • #beb6a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b1b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fc4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90bca6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96b9b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c5c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population