#42d8b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8b6 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.7% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 166.4 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b16d. 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

#42d8b6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d8b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8b6 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380854.

Hex triplet 42d8b6 #42d8b6
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 182 rgb(66,216,182)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 71.4 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,71.4%)
CMYK 69, 0, 16, 15
HSL 166.4°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(166.4,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.4°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.254, -47.056, 5.427
XYZ 35.243, 53.644, 52.75
xyY 0.249, 0.379, 53.644
CIE-LCH 78.254, 47.368, 173.421
CIE-LUV 78.254, -57.586, 15.618
Hunter-Lab 73.242, -42.282, 8.568
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10110110

Color Schemes with #42d8b6

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Alternatives to #42d8b6

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#42d8b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8b6;}
.background {background-color:#42d8b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8b6;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8b6

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 #42d8b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889290 is the less saturated color, while #1ffbc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8b6 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
  • #cdc4af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7bec3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acbb1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0c7be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d5d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population