#42d9b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9b6 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 16.1% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 166.1 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b36d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9b6 color description : Soft cyan.

#42d9b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9b6 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381110.

Hex triplet 42d9b6 #42d9b6
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 182 rgb(66,217,182)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 71.4 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,71.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 16, 15
HSL 166.1°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(166.1,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.1°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.554, -47.478, 5.86
XYZ 35.5, 54.158, 52.836
xyY 0.249, 0.38, 54.158
CIE-LCH 78.554, 47.839, 172.964
CIE-LUV 78.554, -57.942, 16.336
Hunter-Lab 73.592, -42.68, 8.947
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10110110

Color Schemes with #42d9b6

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Alternatives to #42d9b6

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#42d9b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9b6;}
.background {background-color:#42d9b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9b6;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9b6

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 #42d9b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889391 is the less saturated color, while #1ffcc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9b6 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b2ab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec4af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8bfc3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64d4e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bccb1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1c8be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d6d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population