#42b486 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b486 is composed of 25.9% red, 70.6% green and 52.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.6% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 155.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.3% and a lightness of 48.2%. #42b486 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00690d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 0
    • Y 26
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#42b486 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42b486 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b486 has RGB values of R:66, G:180, B:134 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0, Y:0.26, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4371590.

Hex triplet 42b486 #42b486
RGB Decimal 66, 180, 134 rgb(66,180,134)
RGB Percent 25.9, 70.6, 52.5 rgb(25.9%,70.6%,52.5%)
CMYK 63, 0, 26, 29
HSL 155.8°, 46.3, 48.2 hsl(155.8,46.3%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 155.8°, 63.3, 70.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 66.152, -43.115, 14.15
XYZ 22.869, 35.52, 28.204
xyY 0.264, 0.41, 35.52
CIE-LCH 66.152, 45.377, 161.831
CIE-LUV 66.152, -47.272, 26.612
Hunter-Lab 59.599, -35.803, 13.661
Binary 01000010, 10110100, 10000110

Color Schemes with #42b486

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Alternatives to #42b486

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#42b486 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b486

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b486;}
.background {background-color:#42b486;}
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Shades and Tints of #42b486

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, #030806 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b486

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09ed91 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b486 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e958c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0a584 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bba094 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #61b1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88aa84 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fa78f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56b2a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population