#42c8a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8a4 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 18% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 163.9 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009149. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 22
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#42c8a4 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c8a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8a4 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376740.

Hex triplet 42c8a4 #42c8a4
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 164 rgb(66,200,164)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 64.3 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,64.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 18, 22
HSL 163.9°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(163.9,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 163.9°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.987, -44.654, 7.522
XYZ 29.599, 45.144, 42.274
xyY 0.253, 0.386, 45.144
CIE-LCH 72.987, 45.283, 170.438
CIE-LUV 72.987, -52.95, 18.099
Hunter-Lab 67.19, -38.946, 9.729
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 10100100

Color Schemes with #42c8a4

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Alternatives to #42c8a4

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#42c8a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8a4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8a4;}
.background {background-color:#42c8a4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8a4;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8a4

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, #020907 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c8a4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7ba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8a4 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
  • #8aa59e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb69f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab1b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62c4d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bca0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b9ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c5c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population