#42caa7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caa7 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 65.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.3% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 164.6 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42caa7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00954f. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 17
    • K 21
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#42caa7 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42caa7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caa7 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:167 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.17, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377255.

Hex triplet 42caa7 #42caa7
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 167 rgb(66,202,167)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 65.5 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,65.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 17, 21
HSL 164.6°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(164.6,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.6°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.666, -44.78, 6.876
XYZ 30.34, 46.187, 43.873
xyY 0.252, 0.384, 46.187
CIE-LCH 73.666, 45.305, 171.27
CIE-LUV 73.666, -53.494, 17.215
Hunter-Lab 67.961, -39.243, 9.297
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10100111

Color Schemes with #42caa7

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Alternatives to #42caa7

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#42caa7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caa7

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Shades and Tints of #42caa7

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 #42caa7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838987 is the less saturated color, while #13f9be is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caa7 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
  • #8ba69f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1b8a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb3b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62c6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93bea3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99bbaf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c7c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population