#42c59c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c59c is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 161.2 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c59c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008b39. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 21
    • K 23
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#42c59c color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c59c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c59c has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.21, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375964.

Hex triplet 42c59c #42c59c
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 156 rgb(66,197,156)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 61.2 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,61.2%)
CMYK 66, 0, 21, 23
HSL 161.2°, 53, 51.6 hsl(161.2,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 161.2°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.885, -45.288, 10.274
XYZ 28.212, 43.489, 38.358
xyY 0.256, 0.395, 43.489
CIE-LCH 71.885, 46.438, 167.218
CIE-LUV 71.885, -52.337, 22.061
Hunter-Lab 65.946, -39.043, 11.676
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 10011100

Color Schemes with #42c59c

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Alternatives to #42c59c

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#42c59c Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c59c

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, #020605 is the darkest color, while #f6fcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c59c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c87 is the less saturated color, while #09feb1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c59c 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a29a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb397 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8aeaa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #63c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90ba99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b6a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #57c2bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population