#42dab5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dab5 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 17% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 165.4 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dab5 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b56b. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 17
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42dab5 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dab5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dab5 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.17, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381365.

Hex triplet 42dab5 #42dab5
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 181 rgb(66,218,181)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 71 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,71%)
CMYK 70, 0, 17, 15
HSL 165.4°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(165.4,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 165.4°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 78.83, -48.143, 6.789
XYZ 35.656, 54.634, 52.38
xyY 0.25, 0.383, 54.634
CIE-LCH 78.83, 48.62, 171.973
CIE-LUV 78.83, -58.363, 17.824
Hunter-Lab 73.915, -43.244, 9.724
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 10110101

Color Schemes with #42dab5

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Alternatives to #42dab5

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#42dab5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dab5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dab5;}
.background {background-color:#42dab5;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dab5;}

Shades and Tints of #42dab5

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, #020806 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dab5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889491 is the less saturated color, while #1ffdc7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dab5 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
  • #cfc5ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9c0c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65d5e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bcdb0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2c9bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58d7d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population