#42c9aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9aa is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.4% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 166.2 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c9aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009355. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c9aa color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c9aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9aa has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377002.

Hex triplet 42c9aa #42c9aa
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 170 rgb(66,201,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,66.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 15, 21
HSL 166.2°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(166.2,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.2°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.436, -43.611, 4.924
XYZ 30.387, 45.831, 45.273
xyY 0.25, 0.377, 45.831
CIE-LCH 73.436, 43.888, 173.558
CIE-LUV 73.436, -52.945, 14.174
Hunter-Lab 67.699, -38.353, 7.739
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42c9aa

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Alternatives to #42c9aa

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#42c9aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9aa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9aa;}
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.border {border:1px solid #42c9aa;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9aa

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 #42c9aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838887 is the less saturated color, while #13f8c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9aa 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
  • #8ba6a0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b7a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b2b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bda6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bab2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c7c5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population