#42caab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caab is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.3% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 166.3 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42caab color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009557. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 67
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    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 21
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#42caab color description : Moderate cyan.

#42caab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caab has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377259.

Hex triplet 42caab #42caab
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 171 rgb(66,202,171)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 67.1 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,67.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 15, 21
HSL 166.3°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(166.3,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.3°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.764, -43.795, 4.856
XYZ 30.715, 46.337, 45.851
xyY 0.25, 0.377, 46.337
CIE-LCH 73.764, 44.063, 173.672
CIE-LUV 73.764, -53.246, 14.114
Hunter-Lab 68.071, -38.581, 7.714
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10101011

Color Schemes with #42caab

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Alternatives to #42caab

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#42caab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caab

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

Shades and Tints of #42caab

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 #42caab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838988 is the less saturated color, while #13f9c4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caab 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca7a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b8a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab3b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bea7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bbb3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c8c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population