#42c391 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c391 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 56.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.6% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 156.7 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c391 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008723. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 26
    • K 24
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#42c391 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c391 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c391 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:145 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.26, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375441.

Hex triplet 42c391 #42c391
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 145 rgb(66,195,145)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 56.9 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,56.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 26, 24
HSL 156.7°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(156.7,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.7°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.029, -46.969, 15.004
XYZ 26.871, 42.23, 33.522
xyY 0.262, 0.412, 42.23
CIE-LCH 71.029, 49.307, 162.284
CIE-LUV 71.029, -52.246, 28.786
Hunter-Lab 64.985, -39.915, 14.905
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10010001

Color Schemes with #42c391

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Alternatives to #42c391

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#42c391 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c391

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c391;}
.background {background-color:#42c391;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c391

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 #42c391

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a84 is the less saturated color, while #09fc9e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c391 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #86a096 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb18d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9ac9f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b88e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b49a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c0b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population