#42d9a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9a6 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.5% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 159.7 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b34d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 24
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9a6 color description : Soft cyan - lime green.

#42d9a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9a6 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.24, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381094.

Hex triplet 42d9a6 #42d9a6
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 166 rgb(66,217,166)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 65.1 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 70, 0, 24, 15
HSL 159.7°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(159.7,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 159.7°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.189, -51.261, 13.842
XYZ 33.94, 53.534, 44.619
xyY 0.257, 0.405, 53.534
CIE-LCH 78.189, 53.097, 164.889
CIE-LUV 78.189, -58.952, 28.419
Hunter-Lab 73.167, -45.242, 15.061
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10100110

Color Schemes with #42d9a6

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Alternatives to #42d9a6

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#42d9a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9a6;}
.background {background-color:#42d9a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9a6;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9a6

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 #f6fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88938f is the less saturated color, while #1ffcb1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9a6 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
  • #92b0a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0c4a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcbeb4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69d3e2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ccba2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4c7af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bd5cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population