#42caad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42caad is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 14.4% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 167.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42caad color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00955b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 14
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42caad color description : Moderate cyan.

#42caad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42caad has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.14, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377261.

Hex triplet 42caad #42caad
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 173 rgb(66,202,173)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 67.8 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,67.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 14, 21
HSL 167.2°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(167.2,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 167.2°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.813, -43.295, 3.847
XYZ 30.908, 46.414, 46.863
xyY 0.249, 0.374, 46.414
CIE-LCH 73.813, 43.465, 174.922
CIE-LUV 73.813, -53.122, 12.549
Hunter-Lab 68.128, -38.243, 6.906
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10101101

Color Schemes with #42caad

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Alternatives to #42caad

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#42caad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42caad

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

Shades and Tints of #42caad

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, #030a09 is the darkest color, while #fafefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42caad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838988 is the less saturated color, while #13f9c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42caad 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
  • #c0b8a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b3ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bea9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bbb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55c8c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population