#42d9aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9aa is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 21.7% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 161.3 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9aa color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b355. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 22
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9aa color description : Soft cyan - lime green.

#42d9aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9aa has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.22, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381098.

Hex triplet 42d9aa #42d9aa
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 170 rgb(66,217,170)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 66.7 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,66.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 22, 15
HSL 161.3°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(161.3,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 161.3°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.277, -50.344, 11.845
XYZ 34.313, 53.683, 46.582
xyY 0.255, 0.399, 53.683
CIE-LCH 78.277, 51.719, 166.76
CIE-LUV 78.277, -58.704, 25.463
Hunter-Lab 73.269, -44.627, 13.594
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10101010

Color Schemes with #42d9aa

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Alternatives to #42d9aa

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#42d9aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9aa

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Shades and Tints of #42d9aa

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 #42d9aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889390 is the less saturated color, while #1ffcb7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9aa 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
  • #92b0a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc4a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbbeb8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68d3e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ccba6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3c8b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ad5ce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population