#42dac6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dac6 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.5% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.2% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 172.1 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 55.7%. #42dac6 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b58d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42dac6 color description : Soft cyan.

#42dac6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dac6 has RGB values of R:66, G:218, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381382.

Hex triplet 42dac6 #42dac6
RGB Decimal 66, 218, 198 rgb(66,218,198)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.5, 77.6 rgb(25.9%,85.5%,77.6%)
CMYK 70, 0, 9, 15
HSL 172.1°, 67.3, 55.7 hsl(172.1,67.3%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 172.1°, 69.7, 85.5
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.257, -43.844, -1.655
XYZ 37.508, 55.375, 62.135
xyY 0.242, 0.357, 55.375
CIE-LCH 79.257, 43.875, 182.161
CIE-LUV 79.257, -57.253, 4.394
Hunter-Lab 74.414, -40.254, 2.584
Binary 01000010, 11011010, 11000110

Color Schemes with #42dac6

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Alternatives to #42dac6

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#42dac6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dac6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dac6;}
.background {background-color:#42dac6;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dac6;}

Shades and Tints of #42dac6

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 #42dac6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889493 is the less saturated color, while #1ffde0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dac6 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
  • #95b4b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdc6bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4c1d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fd7e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9acdc0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fcacd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #54d8db Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population