#42c38e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c38e is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 27.2% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 155.3 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c38e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00871d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 27
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c38e color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c38e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c38e has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.27, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375438.

Hex triplet 42c38e #42c38e
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 142 rgb(66,195,142)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 55.7 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,55.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 27, 24
HSL 155.3°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(155.3,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 155.3°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 70.967, -47.63, 16.53
XYZ 26.642, 42.139, 32.319
xyY 0.264, 0.417, 42.139
CIE-LCH 70.967, 50.417, 160.861
CIE-LUV 70.967, -52.417, 30.931
Hunter-Lab 64.915, -40.34, 15.921
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10001110

Color Schemes with #42c38e

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Alternatives to #42c38e

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#42c38e Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c38e

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 #f5fcf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c38e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a84 is the less saturated color, while #09fc98 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c38e 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #859f94 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb18a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #caab9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b78c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b497 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c0b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population