#42c489 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c489 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 53.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 30.1% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 152.8 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c489 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008913. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 30
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c489 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c489 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c489 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:137 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.3, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375689.

Hex triplet 42c489 #42c489
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 137 rgb(66,196,137)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 53.7 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,53.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 30, 23
HSL 152.8°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(152.8,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 152.8°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.175, -49.109, 19.496
XYZ 26.5, 42.442, 30.461
xyY 0.267, 0.427, 42.442
CIE-LCH 71.175, 52.838, 158.348
CIE-LUV 71.175, -53.065, 35.087
Hunter-Lab 65.147, -41.399, 17.881
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10001001

Color Schemes with #42c489

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Alternatives to #42c489

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#42c489 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c489

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c489;}
.background {background-color:#42c489;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c489

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, #020504 is the darkest color, while #f5fcf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c489

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b84 is the less saturated color, while #09fd8e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c489 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
  • #859f93 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb286 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccac98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #67becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91b887 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ab492 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59c0b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population