#42c9a5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9a5 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.9% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 164 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c9a5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00934b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 21
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#42c9a5 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c9a5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9a5 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376997.

Hex triplet 42c9a5 #42c9a5
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 165 rgb(66,201,165)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 64.7 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,64.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 18, 21
HSL 164°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(164,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 164°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.315, -44.839, 7.452
XYZ 29.922, 45.645, 42.829
xyY 0.253, 0.386, 45.645
CIE-LCH 73.315, 45.454, 170.565
CIE-LUV 73.315, -53.253, 18.041
Hunter-Lab 67.561, -39.176, 9.708
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10100101

Color Schemes with #42c9a5

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Alternatives to #42c9a5

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#42c9a5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9a5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9a5;}
.background {background-color:#42c9a5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9a5;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9a5

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, #030908 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c9a5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838886 is the less saturated color, while #13f8bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9a5 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba69f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b79f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab2b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62c5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bda1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99baad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c6c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population