#42d8b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8b2 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.6% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 164.8 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b165. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8b2 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d8b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8b2 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380850.

Hex triplet 42d8b2 #42d8b2
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 178 rgb(66,216,178)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 69.8 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,69.8%)
CMYK 69, 0, 18, 15
HSL 164.8°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(164.8,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.8°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.158, -48.034, 7.423
XYZ 34.836, 53.481, 50.604
xyY 0.251, 0.385, 53.481
CIE-LCH 78.158, 48.604, 171.216
CIE-LUV 78.158, -57.842, 18.71
Hunter-Lab 73.131, -42.951, 10.165
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10110010

Color Schemes with #42d8b2

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Alternatives to #42d8b2

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#42d8b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8b2;}
.background {background-color:#42d8b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8b2;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8b2

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 #f5fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88928f is the less saturated color, while #1ffbc3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8b2 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93b1a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc3ab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8bebf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acbad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1c7ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58d5d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population