#42cec9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cec9 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.8% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.4% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 177.9 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 53.3%. #42cec9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009d93. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cec9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42cec9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cec9 has RGB values of R:66, G:206, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4378313.

Hex triplet 42cec9 #42cec9
RGB Decimal 66, 206, 201 rgb(66,206,201)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.8, 78.8 rgb(25.9%,80.8%,78.8%)
CMYK 68, 0, 2, 19
HSL 177.9°, 58.8, 53.3 hsl(177.9,58.8%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 177.9°, 68, 80.8
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 75.77, -37.667, -8.41
XYZ 34.857, 49.515, 62.975
xyY 0.237, 0.336, 49.515
CIE-LCH 75.77, 38.595, 192.586
CIE-LUV 75.77, -52.775, -7.151
Hunter-Lab 70.367, -34.719, -3.805
Binary 01000010, 11001110, 11001001

Color Schemes with #42cec9

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Alternatives to #42cec9

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#42cec9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cec9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cec9;}
.background {background-color:#42cec9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cec9;}

Shades and Tints of #42cec9

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, #030e0d is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cec9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828e8e is the less saturated color, while #14fcf4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cec9 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90acab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bdc1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b9d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #57cddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92c3c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95c1d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4fcdd5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population