#42ad66 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ad66 is composed of 25.9% red, 67.8% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 41% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 140.2 degrees, a saturation of 44.8% and a lightness of 46.9%. #42ad66 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffcc with #005b00. Closest websafe color is: #339966.

    • R 26
    • G 68
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 0
    • Y 41
    • K 32
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#42ad66 color description : Dark moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ad66 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ad66 has RGB values of R:66, G:173, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0, Y:0.41, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 4369766.

Hex triplet 42ad66 #42ad66
RGB Decimal 66, 173, 102 rgb(66,173,102)
RGB Percent 25.9, 67.8, 40 rgb(25.9%,67.8%,40%)
CMYK 62, 0, 41, 32
HSL 140.2°, 44.8, 46.9 hsl(140.2,44.8%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 140.2°, 61.8, 67.8
Web Safe 339966 #339966
CIE-LAB 63.345, -46.67, 27.62
XYZ 19.587, 32.003, 17.715
xyY 0.283, 0.462, 32.003
CIE-LCH 63.345, 54.231, 149.383
CIE-LUV 63.345, -46.199, 43.414
Hunter-Lab 56.571, -37.195, 21.034
Binary 01000010, 10101101, 01100110

Color Schemes with #42ad66

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Alternatives to #42ad66

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#42ad66 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ad66

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42ad66;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ad66

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, #010302 is the darkest color, while #f3fbf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ad66

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707f75 is the less saturated color, while #02ed51 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ad66 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.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #788d7f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ac9e66 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ba9876 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85a366 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e9f70 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58aa98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population