#42d9bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9bc is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.4% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 168.5 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9bc color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b379. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 13
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9bc color description : Soft cyan.

#42d9bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9bc has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.13, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381116.

Hex triplet 42d9bc #42d9bc
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 188 rgb(66,217,188)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 73.7 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,73.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 13, 15
HSL 168.5°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(168.5,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 168.5°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.701, -45.984, 2.873
XYZ 36.134, 54.411, 56.172
xyY 0.246, 0.371, 54.411
CIE-LCH 78.701, 46.073, 176.425
CIE-LUV 78.701, -57.554, 11.641
Hunter-Lab 73.764, -41.648, 6.485
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 10111100

Color Schemes with #42d9bc

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Alternatives to #42d9bc

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#42d9bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9bc;}
.background {background-color:#42d9bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9bc;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9bc

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 #f6fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d9bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889391 is the less saturated color, while #1ffcd2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9bc 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94b3ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc5b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6c0c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62d5e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9accb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0c9c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56d6d6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population