#42c59e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c59e is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 19.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 162.1 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c59e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008b3d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 20
    • K 23
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#42c59e color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c59e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c59e has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.2, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375966.

Hex triplet 42c59e #42c59e
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 158 rgb(66,197,158)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 62 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,62%)
CMYK 66, 0, 20, 23
HSL 162.1°, 53, 51.6 hsl(162.1,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 162.1°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 71.931, -44.814, 9.258
XYZ 28.382, 43.557, 39.257
xyY 0.255, 0.392, 43.557
CIE-LCH 71.931, 45.761, 168.328
CIE-LUV 71.931, -52.217, 20.554
Hunter-Lab 65.998, -38.732, 10.931
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 10011110

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#42c59e Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c59e

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 #42c59e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c87 is the less saturated color, while #09feb5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c59e 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
  • #bdb399 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8aeab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90ba9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b6a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #56c2bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population