#42ca9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca9e is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 21.8% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 160.6 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca9e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00953d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 22
    • K 21
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#42ca9e color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca9e has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.22, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377246.

Hex triplet 42ca9e #42ca9e
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 158 rgb(66,202,158)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 62 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,62%)
CMYK 67, 0, 22, 21
HSL 160.6°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(160.6,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 160.6°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.458, -46.925, 11.427
XYZ 29.537, 45.865, 39.642
xyY 0.257, 0.399, 45.865
CIE-LCH 73.458, 48.296, 166.314
CIE-LUV 73.458, -54.042, 24.034
Hunter-Lab 67.724, -40.667, 12.701
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10011110

Color Schemes with #42ca9e

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#42ca9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca9e

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42ca9e;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ca9e

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, #030a08 is the darkest color, while #fafefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838987 is the less saturated color, while #13f9ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca9e 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa59c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b799 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb2ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c5d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93be9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bbaa7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c7c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population