#42d9b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9b1 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 18.4% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 164.1 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b363. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9b1 color description : Soft cyan - lime green.

#42d9b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9b1 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381105.

Hex triplet 42d9b1 #42d9b1
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 177 rgb(66,217,177)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 69.4 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,69.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 18, 15
HSL 164.1°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(164.1,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 164.1°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.436, -48.693, 8.352
XYZ 34.993, 53.955, 50.163
xyY 0.252, 0.388, 53.955
CIE-LCH 78.436, 49.404, 170.267
CIE-LUV 78.436, -58.262, 20.183
Hunter-Lab 73.454, -43.51, 10.928
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10110001

Color Schemes with #42d9b1

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Alternatives to #42d9b1

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#42d9b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9b1;}
.background {background-color:#42d9b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9b1;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9b1

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, #010706 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889390 is the less saturated color, while #1ffcc1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9b1 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93b1a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec4aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9bfbe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66d4e3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bccac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2c8b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59d6d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population