#42dcae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcae is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.9% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 162.1 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dcae color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b95d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 21
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dcae color description : Bright cyan - lime green.

#42dcae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcae has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.21, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381870.

Hex triplet 42dcae #42dcae
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 174 rgb(66,220,174)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 68.2 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,68.2%)
CMYK 70, 0, 21, 14
HSL 162.1°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(162.1,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 162.1°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 79.27, -50.642, 11.134
XYZ 35.477, 55.397, 48.865
xyY 0.254, 0.396, 55.397
CIE-LCH 79.27, 51.851, 167.6
CIE-LUV 79.27, -59.519, 24.552
Hunter-Lab 74.429, -45.169, 13.175
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 10101110

Color Schemes with #42dcae

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Alternatives to #42dcae

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#42dcae Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcae;}
.background {background-color:#42dcae;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dcae

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, #020a07 is the darkest color, while #f8fefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879792 is the less saturated color, while #20febc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcae 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
  • #94b3aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d2c6a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dec1bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68d6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9dcea9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5cab7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ad8d1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population