#42d9a3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9a3 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.9% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 158.5 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9a3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b347. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 25
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9a3 color description : Soft cyan - lime green.

#42d9a3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9a3 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.25, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381091.

Hex triplet 42d9a3 #42d9a3
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 163 rgb(66,217,163)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 63.9 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,63.9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 25, 15
HSL 158.5°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(158.5,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.5°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.125, -51.936, 15.339
XYZ 33.668, 53.425, 43.186
xyY 0.258, 0.41, 53.425
CIE-LCH 78.125, 54.154, 163.546
CIE-LUV 78.125, -59.137, 30.605
Hunter-Lab 73.093, -45.691, 16.134
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10100011

Color Schemes with #42d9a3

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Alternatives to #42d9a3

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#42d9a3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9a3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9a3;}
.background {background-color:#42d9a3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9a3;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9a3

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, #010705 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9a3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88938f is the less saturated color, while #1ffcad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9a3 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92b0a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0c49d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddbdb1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ad3e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ccb9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4c7ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bd5cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population