#42c9ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c9ca is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 180.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42c9ca color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009395. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

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

#42c9ca color description : Moderate cyan.

#42c9ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c9ca has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:202 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377034.

Hex triplet 42c9ca #42c9ca
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 202 rgb(66,201,202)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 79.2 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,79.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 0, 21
HSL 180.4°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(180.4,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.4°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.313, -35.073, -11.123
XYZ 33.791, 47.193, 63.202
xyY 0.234, 0.327, 47.193
CIE-LCH 74.313, 36.795, 197.596
CIE-LUV 74.313, -50.916, -11.848
Hunter-Lab 68.697, -32.419, -6.46
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 11001010

Color Schemes with #42c9ca

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Alternatives to #42c9ca

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#42c9ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c9ca

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c9ca;}
.background {background-color:#42c9ca;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c9ca;}

Shades and Tints of #42c9ca

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, #030a0a is the darkest color, while #fafefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c9ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838989 is the less saturated color, while #13f7f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c9ca 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea9a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9c2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #beb6d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #53c9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fbfc5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91bdd0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dc9d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population