#42d8bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8bf is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.6% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 170 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8bf color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b17f. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 12
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8bf color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d8bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8bf has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.12, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380863.

Hex triplet 42d8bf #42d8bf
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 191 rgb(66,216,191)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 74.9 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,74.9%)
CMYK 69, 0, 12, 15
HSL 170°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(170,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 170°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.478, -44.79, 0.947
XYZ 36.203, 54.028, 57.808
xyY 0.245, 0.365, 54.028
CIE-LCH 78.478, 44.8, 178.789
CIE-LUV 78.478, -57.002, 8.529
Hunter-Lab 73.504, -40.714, 4.824
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 10111111

Color Schemes with #42d8bf

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Alternatives to #42d8bf

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#42d8bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8bf

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.text {color:#42d8bf;}
.background {background-color:#42d8bf;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8bf;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8bf

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 #f5fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889290 is the less saturated color, while #1ffbd6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8bf 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b2ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccc4b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4bfcb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60d4e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99cbba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fc8c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55d6d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population