#42dac4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dac4 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.1% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 171.3 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dac4 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b589. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42dac4 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dac4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dac4 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381380.

Hex triplet 42dac4 #42dac4
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 196 rgb(66,218,196)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 76.9 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,76.9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 10, 15
HSL 171.3°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(171.3,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.3°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.204, -44.366, -0.664
XYZ 37.279, 55.283, 60.928
xyY 0.243, 0.36, 55.283
CIE-LCH 79.204, 44.371, 180.858
CIE-LUV 79.204, -57.385, 6.004
Hunter-Lab 74.353, -40.621, 3.462
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11000100

Color Schemes with #42dac4

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Alternatives to #42dac4

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#42dac4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dac4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dac4;}
.background {background-color:#42dac4;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dac4;}

Shades and Tints of #42dac4

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, #020807 is the darkest color, while #f6fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dac4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889493 is the less saturated color, while #1ffddd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dac4 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
  • #95b4af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc6bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5c1d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60d7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acdbe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fcacb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #55d8da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population