#42c9a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9a6 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.4% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 164.4 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c9a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00934d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 17
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c9a6 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c9a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9a6 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.17, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376998.

Hex triplet 42c9a6 #42c9a6
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 166 rgb(66,201,166)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 65.1 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,65.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 17, 21
HSL 164.4°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(164.4,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.4°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.339, -44.596, 6.946
XYZ 30.014, 45.682, 43.31
xyY 0.252, 0.384, 45.682
CIE-LCH 73.339, 45.133, 171.147
CIE-LUV 73.339, -53.192, 17.273
Hunter-Lab 67.588, -39.014, 9.319
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10100110

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Alternatives to #42c9a6

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#42c9a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9a6;}
.background {background-color:#42c9a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9a6;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9a6

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 #42c9a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838887 is the less saturated color, while #13f8bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9a6 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
  • #c0b7a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab2b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61c5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bda2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98baae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c6c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population