#42c396 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c396 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.1% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 159.1 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42c396 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00872d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 59
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    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 23
    • K 24
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#42c396 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c396 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c396 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375446.

Hex triplet 42c396 #42c396
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 150 rgb(66,195,150)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 58.8 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,58.8%)
CMYK 66, 0, 23, 24
HSL 159.1°, 51.8, 51.2 hsl(159.1,51.8%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 159.1°, 66.2, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.138, -45.838, 12.459
XYZ 27.265, 42.388, 35.597
xyY 0.259, 0.403, 42.388
CIE-LCH 71.138, 47.501, 164.795
CIE-LUV 71.138, -51.957, 25.143
Hunter-Lab 65.106, -39.184, 13.157
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 10010110

Color Schemes with #42c396

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Alternatives to #42c396

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#42c396 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c396

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c396;}
.background {background-color:#42c396;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c396

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 #42c396

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a85 is the less saturated color, while #09fca7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c396 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
  • #86a097 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb192 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8aca4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b893 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b49f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57c0b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population