#42c278 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c278 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 47.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 38.1% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 145.3 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c278 color hex could be obtained by blending #84fff0 with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 38
    • K 24
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#42c278 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c278 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c278 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:120 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.38, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375160.

Hex triplet 42c278 #42c278
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 120 rgb(66,194,120)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 47.1 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,47.1%)
CMYK 66, 0, 38, 24
HSL 145.3°, 51.2, 51 hsl(145.3,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 145.3°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 70.243, -51.689, 27.236
XYZ 24.927, 41.096, 24.387
xyY 0.276, 0.455, 41.096
CIE-LCH 70.243, 58.426, 152.215
CIE-LUV 70.243, -53.232, 45.016
Hunter-Lab 64.106, -42.777, 22.319
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01111000

Color Schemes with #42c278

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Alternatives to #42c278

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#42c278 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c278

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c278;}
.background {background-color:#42c278;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c278

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, #010402 is the darkest color, while #f4fbf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c278

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8881 is the less saturated color, while #08fc6f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c278 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839c8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #beaf76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cda988 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91b677 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ab282 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bbeab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population