#42d9b7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9b7 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.7% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 166.5 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9b7 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b36f. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9b7 color description : Soft cyan.

#42d9b7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9b7 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381111.

Hex triplet 42d9b7 #42d9b7
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 183 rgb(66,217,183)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 71.8 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,71.8%)
CMYK 70, 0, 16, 15
HSL 166.5°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(166.5,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.5°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.578, -47.232, 5.362
XYZ 35.604, 54.2, 53.382
xyY 0.249, 0.379, 54.2
CIE-LCH 78.578, 47.535, 173.524
CIE-LUV 78.578, -57.878, 15.559
Hunter-Lab 73.62, -42.511, 8.543
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10110111

Color Schemes with #42d9b7

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Alternatives to #42d9b7

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#42d9b7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9b7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9b7;}
.background {background-color:#42d9b7;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9b7;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9b7

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 #42d9b7

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9b7 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
  • #d8bfc4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64d4e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bccb2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1c8bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57d6d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population