#42c379 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c379 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 37.9% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 145.6 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c379 color hex could be obtained by blending #84fff2 with #008700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 38
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c379 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c379 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c379 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.38, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375417.

Hex triplet 42c379 #42c379
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 121 rgb(66,195,121)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 47.5 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 38, 24
HSL 145.6°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(145.6,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 145.6°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 70.571, -51.892, 27.148
XYZ 25.211, 41.567, 24.783
xyY 0.275, 0.454, 41.567
CIE-LCH 70.571, 58.565, 152.383
CIE-LUV 70.571, -53.549, 44.998
Hunter-Lab 64.472, -43.025, 22.34
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 01111001

Color Schemes with #42c379

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Alternatives to #42c379

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#42c379 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c379

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c379;}
.background {background-color:#42c379;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c379;}

Shades and Tints of #42c379

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, #010503 is the darkest color, while #f5fcf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c379

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a81 is the less saturated color, while #09fc71 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c379 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #849d8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb077 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceaa89 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6abcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91b778 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bb383 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bbfac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population