#42d8a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8a9 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 21.8% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 161.2 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b153. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 22
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8a9 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d8a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8a9 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.22, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380841.

Hex triplet 42d8a9 #42d8a9
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 169 rgb(66,216,169)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 66.3 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,66.3%)
CMYK 69, 0, 22, 15
HSL 161.2°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(161.2,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 161.2°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 77.953, -50.166, 11.917
XYZ 33.961, 53.131, 45.999
xyY 0.255, 0.399, 53.131
CIE-LCH 77.953, 51.562, 166.637
CIE-LUV 77.953, -58.41, 25.516
Hunter-Lab 72.891, -44.393, 13.608
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10101001

Color Schemes with #42d8a9

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Alternatives to #42d8a9

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#42d8a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8a9;}
.background {background-color:#42d8a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8a9;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8a9

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, #010605 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88928f is the less saturated color, while #1ffbb6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8a9 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92b0a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec3a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dabdb7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68d2e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcaa5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3c7b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ad4cd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population