#42d8a2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8a2 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 63.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 25% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 158.4 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8a2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b145. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 25
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8a2 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d8a2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8a2 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:162 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.25, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380834.

Hex triplet 42d8a2 #42d8a2
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 162 rgb(66,216,162)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 63.5 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,63.5%)
CMYK 69, 0, 25, 15
HSL 158.4°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(158.4,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.4°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 77.801, -51.757, 15.414
XYZ 33.322, 52.876, 42.63
xyY 0.259, 0.41, 52.876
CIE-LCH 77.801, 54.003, 163.416
CIE-LUV 77.801, -58.841, 30.655
Hunter-Lab 72.716, -45.455, 16.141
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10100010

Color Schemes with #42d8a2

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Alternatives to #42d8a2

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#42d8a2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8a2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8a2;}
.background {background-color:#42d8a2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8a2;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8a2

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, #010604 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8a2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88928e is the less saturated color, while #1ffbac is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8a2 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91afa4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc39c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcbcb0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ad2e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cca9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4c6ab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bd4ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population