#42c496 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c496 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.5% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 158.8 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42c496 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00892d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 23
    • K 23
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#42c496 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c496 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c496 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375702.

Hex triplet 42c496 #42c496
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 150 rgb(66,196,150)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 58.8 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,58.8%)
CMYK 66, 0, 23, 23
HSL 158.8°, 52.4, 51.4 hsl(158.8,52.4%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.8°, 66.3, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.445, -46.258, 12.891
XYZ 27.49, 42.838, 35.672
xyY 0.259, 0.404, 42.838
CIE-LCH 71.445, 48.021, 164.428
CIE-LUV 71.445, -52.324, 25.827
Hunter-Lab 65.45, -39.567, 13.501
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 10010110

Color Schemes with #42c496

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Alternatives to #42c496

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#42c496 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c496;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c496

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 #f5fcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c496

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8b85 is the less saturated color, while #09fda7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c496 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #87a198 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb292 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9ada4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b993 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b59f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57c1b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population