#42caa1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caa1 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.3% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 161.9 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42caa1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009543. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 20
    • K 21
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#42caa1 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42caa1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caa1 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.2, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377249.

Hex triplet 42caa1 #42caa1
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 161 rgb(66,202,161)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 63.1 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,63.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 20, 21
HSL 161.9°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(161.9,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 161.9°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.526, -46.221, 9.909
XYZ 29.798, 45.97, 41.019
xyY 0.255, 0.394, 45.97
CIE-LCH 73.526, 47.272, 167.9
CIE-LUV 73.526, -53.861, 21.787
Hunter-Lab 67.801, -40.203, 11.591
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10100001

Color Schemes with #42caa1

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Alternatives to #42caa1

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#42caa1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caa1

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42caa1

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 #42caa1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838987 is the less saturated color, while #13f9b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caa1 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
  • #8ba69e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b89c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb2ae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93be9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9abba9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57c7c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population