#42cdb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cdb9 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.8% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 171.4 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cdb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b73. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cdb9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cdb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cdb9 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4378041.

Hex triplet 42cdb9 #42cdb9
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 185 rgb(66,205,185)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 72.5 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,72.5%)
CMYK 68, 0, 10, 20
HSL 171.4°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(171.4,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.4°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.027, -41.532, -0.87
XYZ 32.832, 48.321, 53.493
xyY 0.244, 0.359, 48.321
CIE-LCH 75.027, 41.541, 181.2
CIE-LUV 75.027, -53.448, 5.202
Hunter-Lab 69.513, -37.34, 3.033
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10111001

Color Schemes with #42cdb9

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Alternatives to #42cdb9

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#42cdb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cdb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cdb9;}
.background {background-color:#42cdb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cdb9;}

Shades and Tints of #42cdb9

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, #030d0b is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cdb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d8b is the less saturated color, while #14fbda is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cdb9 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8eaaa6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1bbb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b7c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5dcbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93c1b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98bfc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53cbce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population