#42c9ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9ad is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.9% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 167.6 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c9ad color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00935b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c9ad color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c9ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9ad has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377005.

Hex triplet 42c9ad #42c9ad
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 173 rgb(66,201,173)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 67.8 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,67.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 14, 21
HSL 167.6°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(167.6,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.6°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.51, -42.859, 3.409
XYZ 30.674, 45.946, 46.785
xyY 0.249, 0.372, 45.946
CIE-LCH 73.51, 42.994, 175.452
CIE-LUV 73.51, -52.758, 11.823
Hunter-Lab 67.783, -37.845, 6.526
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10101101

Color Schemes with #42c9ad

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Alternatives to #42c9ad

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#42c9ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9ad;}
.background {background-color:#42c9ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9ad;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9ad

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 #42c9ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838887 is the less saturated color, while #13f8c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9ad 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
  • #bfb7a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b3ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fc6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91bea9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97bbb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54c7c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population