#42d8c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d8c9 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.9% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 174 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 55.3%. #42d8c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b193. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d8c9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#42d8c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d8c9 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380873.

Hex triplet 42d8c9 #42d8c9
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 201 rgb(66,216,201)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 78.8 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,78.8%)
CMYK 69, 0, 7, 15
HSL 174°, 65.8, 55.3 hsl(174,65.8%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 174°, 69.4, 84.7
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.743, -42.171, -4.013
XYZ 37.342, 54.484, 63.804
xyY 0.24, 0.35, 54.484
CIE-LCH 78.743, 42.362, 185.435
CIE-LUV 78.743, -56.344, 0.46
Hunter-Lab 73.813, -38.87, 0.419
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 11001001

Color Schemes with #42d8c9

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Alternatives to #42d8c9

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#42d8c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d8c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d8c9;}
.background {background-color:#42d8c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d8c9;}

Shades and Tints of #42d8c9

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, #010606 is the darkest color, while #f5fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d8c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889291 is the less saturated color, while #1ffbe5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d8c9 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b2af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cac5c0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1c0d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cd6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98cbc3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9dc9d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53d6db Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population