#42dcb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dcb3 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 18.6% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 164 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dcb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b967. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 19
    • K 14
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#42dcb3 color description : Bright cyan - lime green.

#42dcb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dcb3 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.19, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381875.

Hex triplet 42dcb3 #42dcb3
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 179 rgb(66,220,179)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 70.2 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,70.2%)
CMYK 70, 0, 19, 14
HSL 164°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(164,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 164°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 79.383, -49.46, 8.646
XYZ 35.974, 55.596, 51.481
xyY 0.251, 0.389, 55.596
CIE-LCH 79.383, 50.21, 170.085
CIE-LUV 79.383, -59.201, 20.775
Hunter-Lab 74.563, -44.365, 11.258
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 10110011

Color Schemes with #42dcb3

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Alternatives to #42dcb3

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#42dcb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dcb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dcb3;}
.background {background-color:#42dcb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dcb3;}

Shades and Tints of #42dcb3

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, #020a08 is the darkest color, while #f8fefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dcb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879793 is the less saturated color, while #20fec3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dcb3 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
  • #94b3ab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1c7ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcc1c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #67d7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9dceae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4cbbb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59d8d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population