#42c8a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c8a8 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 16% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 165.7 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c8a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009151. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 22
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#42c8a8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c8a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c8a8 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376744.

Hex triplet 42c8a8 #42c8a8
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 168 rgb(66,200,168)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 65.9 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,65.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 16, 22
HSL 165.7°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(165.7,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 165.7°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.083, -43.674, 5.497
XYZ 29.966, 45.291, 44.206
xyY 0.251, 0.379, 45.291
CIE-LCH 73.083, 44.019, 172.826
CIE-LUV 73.083, -52.705, 15.012
Hunter-Lab 67.299, -38.291, 8.163
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 10101000

Color Schemes with #42c8a8

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Alternatives to #42c8a8

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#42c8a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c8a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c8a8;}
.background {background-color:#42c8a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c8a8;}

Shades and Tints of #42c8a8

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 #42c8a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848686 is the less saturated color, while #13f7c1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c8a8 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
  • #bfb6a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b1b5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91bda4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b9b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c6c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population