#42c8a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8a6 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 17% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 164.8 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00914d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 17
    • K 22
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#42c8a6 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c8a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8a6 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.17, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376742.

Hex triplet 42c8a6 #42c8a6
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 166 rgb(66,200,166)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 65.1 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,65.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 17, 22
HSL 164.8°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(164.8,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.8°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.035, -44.166, 6.509
XYZ 29.782, 45.217, 43.233
xyY 0.252, 0.382, 45.217
CIE-LCH 73.035, 44.644, 171.616
CIE-LUV 73.035, -52.828, 16.561
Hunter-Lab 67.244, -38.621, 8.952
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 10100110

Color Schemes with #42c8a6

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Alternatives to #42c8a6

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#42c8a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8a6

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Shades and Tints of #42c8a6

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 #42c8a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8a6 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
  • #bfb6a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b1b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91bca2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b9ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c6c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population