#42d8a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8a4 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.1% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 159.2 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b149. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 24
    • K 15
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#42d8a4 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d8a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8a4 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.24, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380836.

Hex triplet 42d8a4 #42d8a4
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 164 rgb(66,216,164)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 64.3 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,64.3%)
CMYK 69, 0, 24, 15
HSL 159.2°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(159.2,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 159.2°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 77.844, -51.309, 14.415
XYZ 33.501, 52.947, 43.574
xyY 0.258, 0.407, 52.947
CIE-LCH 77.844, 53.295, 164.308
CIE-LUV 77.844, -58.719, 29.201
Hunter-Lab 72.765, -45.157, 15.43
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10100100

Color Schemes with #42d8a4

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Alternatives to #42d8a4

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#42d8a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8a4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8a4;}
.background {background-color:#42d8a4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8a4;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8a4

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 #42d8a4

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8a4 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
  • #91afa5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc39e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcbdb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69d2e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcaa0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4c6ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bd4cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population