#42c492 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c492 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 57.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.5% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 156.9 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c492 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008925. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 26
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c492 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c492 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c492 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:146 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.26, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375698.

Hex triplet 42c492 #42c492
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 146 rgb(66,196,146)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 57.3 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,57.3%)
CMYK 66, 0, 26, 23
HSL 156.9°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(156.9,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.9°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.358, -47.161, 14.925
XYZ 27.173, 42.711, 34.005
xyY 0.262, 0.411, 42.711
CIE-LCH 71.358, 49.466, 162.438
CIE-LUV 71.358, -52.556, 28.738
Hunter-Lab 65.354, -40.152, 14.898
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10010010

Color Schemes with #42c492

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Alternatives to #42c492

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#42c492 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c492

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c492;}
.background {background-color:#42c492;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c492;}

Shades and Tints of #42c492

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 #42c492

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b85 is the less saturated color, while #09fd9f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c492 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
  • #beb28e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #caaca0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b88f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b59b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c1b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population