#42ccad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ccad is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.2% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 166.5 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42ccad color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00995b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42ccad color description : Moderate cyan.

#42ccad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ccad has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377773.

Hex triplet 42ccad #42ccad
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 173 rgb(66,204,173)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 67.8 rgb(25.9%,80%,67.8%)
CMYK 68, 0, 15, 20
HSL 166.5°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(166.5,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.5°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.418, -44.161, 4.722
XYZ 31.38, 47.358, 47.02
xyY 0.25, 0.377, 47.358
CIE-LCH 74.418, 44.412, 173.897
CIE-LUV 74.418, -53.847, 13.995
Hunter-Lab 68.817, -39.037, 7.662
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #42ccad

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Alternatives to #42ccad

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#42ccad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ccad

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

Shades and Tints of #42ccad

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, #030c0a is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ccad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b89 is the less saturated color, while #14fac6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ccad 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca8a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2baa7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb5ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61c9d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93c0a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99bdb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55cac8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population