#42c7c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c7c9 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 1% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 180.9 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c7c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f93. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c7c9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c7c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c7c9 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376521.

Hex triplet 42c7c9 #42c7c9
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 201 rgb(66,199,201)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 78.8 rgb(25.9%,78%,78.8%)
CMYK 67, 1, 0, 21
HSL 180.9°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(180.9,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.9°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 73.688, -34.42, -11.516
XYZ 33.21, 46.219, 62.426
xyY 0.234, 0.326, 46.219
CIE-LCH 73.688, 36.295, 198.498
CIE-LUV 73.688, -50.26, -12.561
Hunter-Lab 67.985, -31.778, -6.853
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 11001001

Color Schemes with #42c7c9

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Alternatives to #42c7c9

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#42c7c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c7c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c7c9;}
.background {background-color:#42c7c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c7c9;}

Shades and Tints of #42c7c9

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, #030909 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c7c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838888 is the less saturated color, while #13f4f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c7c9 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca7a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9b7c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcb4d3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53c8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dbdc4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90bbcf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dc7d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population