#42d4ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d4ae is composed of 25.9% red, 83.1% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.9% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 164.4 degrees, a saturation of 62.9% and a lightness of 54.5%. #42d4ae color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00a95d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42d4ae color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d4ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d4ae has RGB values of R:66, G:212, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4379822.

Hex triplet 42d4ae #42d4ae
RGB Decimal 66, 212, 174 rgb(66,212,174)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.1, 68.2 rgb(25.9%,83.1%,68.2%)
CMYK 69, 0, 18, 17
HSL 164.4°, 62.9, 54.5 hsl(164.4,62.9%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.4°, 68.9, 83.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 76.859, -47.323, 7.695
XYZ 33.427, 51.298, 48.182
xyY 0.252, 0.386, 51.298
CIE-LCH 76.859, 47.945, 170.764
CIE-LUV 76.859, -56.666, 18.941
Hunter-Lab 71.623, -42.031, 10.25
Binary 01000010, 11010100, 10101110

Color Schemes with #42d4ae

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Alternatives to #42d4ae

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#42d4ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d4ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d4ae;}
.background {background-color:#42d4ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d4ae;}

Shades and Tints of #42d4ae

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, #010302 is the darkest color, while #f2fcf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d4ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898d8c is the less saturated color, while #1ef8bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d4ae 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
  • #90aea6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cac0a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4bbbb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64cfdf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98c7aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fc4b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58d1cd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population