#42caa4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caa4 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 18.8% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 163.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42caa4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009549. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 19
    • K 21
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#42caa4 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42caa4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caa4 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.19, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377252.

Hex triplet 42caa4 #42caa4
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 164 rgb(66,202,164)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 64.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,64.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 19, 21
HSL 163.2°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(163.2,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 163.2°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.595, -45.506, 8.392
XYZ 30.066, 46.077, 42.429
xyY 0.254, 0.389, 46.077
CIE-LCH 73.595, 46.274, 169.551
CIE-LUV 73.595, -53.678, 19.513
Hunter-Lab 67.88, -39.728, 10.456
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10100100

Color Schemes with #42caa4

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Alternatives to #42caa4

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#42caa4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caa4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42caa4;}
.background {background-color:#42caa4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42caa4;}

Shades and Tints of #42caa4

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 #fafefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42caa4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838987 is the less saturated color, while #13f9b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caa4 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
  • #c1b89e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb2b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93bea0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9abbac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57c7c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population