#42d8ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8ab is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.8% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 162 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8ab color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b157. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 21
    • K 15
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#42d8ab color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d8ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8ab has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.21, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380843.

Hex triplet 42d8ab #42d8ab
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 171 rgb(66,216,171)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 67.1 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,67.1%)
CMYK 69, 0, 21, 15
HSL 162°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(162,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 162°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 77.997, -49.701, 10.918
XYZ 34.151, 53.207, 46.996
xyY 0.254, 0.396, 53.207
CIE-LCH 77.997, 50.886, 167.611
CIE-LUV 77.997, -58.285, 24.023
Hunter-Lab 72.943, -44.08, 12.861
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10101011

Color Schemes with #42d8ab

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Alternatives to #42d8ab

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#42d8ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8ab

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.text {color:#42d8ab;}
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Shades and Tints of #42d8ab

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 #42d8ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88928f is the less saturated color, while #1ffbb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8ab 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
  • #cec3a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dabdb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #67d2e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcba7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2c7b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59d4ce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population