#42d8b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8b5 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 16.2% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 166 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b16b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8b5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d8b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8b5 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380853.

Hex triplet 42d8b5 #42d8b5
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 181 rgb(66,216,181)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 71 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,71%)
CMYK 69, 0, 16, 15
HSL 166°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(166,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 166°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.23, -47.302, 5.926
XYZ 35.14, 53.603, 52.208
xyY 0.249, 0.38, 53.603
CIE-LCH 78.23, 47.672, 172.859
CIE-LUV 78.23, -57.65, 16.395
Hunter-Lab 73.214, -42.451, 8.971
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10110101

Color Schemes with #42d8b5

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Alternatives to #42d8b5

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#42d8b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8b5;}
.background {background-color:#42d8b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8b5;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8b5

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 #42d8b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889290 is the less saturated color, while #1ffbc8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8b5 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
  • #93b1aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc4ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7bec2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acbb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1c7bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d5d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population