#42d9c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d9c5 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.2% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 172.1 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d9c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b38b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d9c5 color description : Soft cyan.

#42d9c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d9c5 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381125.

Hex triplet 42d9c5 #42d9c5
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 197 rgb(66,217,197)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 77.3 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,77.3%)
CMYK 70, 0, 9, 15
HSL 172.1°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(172.1,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.1°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.933, -43.669, -1.595
XYZ 37.134, 54.812, 61.443
xyY 0.242, 0.357, 54.812
CIE-LCH 78.933, 43.698, 182.092
CIE-LUV 78.933, -56.964, 4.456
Hunter-Lab 74.035, -40.029, 2.619
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 11000101

Color Schemes with #42d9c5

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Alternatives to #42d9c5

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#42d9c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d9c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d9c5;}
.background {background-color:#42d9c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d9c5;}

Shades and Tints of #42d9c5

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 #42d9c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889392 is the less saturated color, while #1ffcdf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d9c5 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95b3af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccc5bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3c1d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fd6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99ccbf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ec9cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54d7da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population