#42c799 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c799 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.1% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 159.2 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c799 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #008f33. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 60
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    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 23
    • K 22
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#42c799 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c799 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c799 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376473.

Hex triplet 42c799 #42c799
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 153 rgb(66,199,153)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 60 rgb(25.9%,78%,60%)
CMYK 67, 0, 23, 22
HSL 159.2°, 54.3, 52 hsl(159.2,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 159.2°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.43, -46.826, 12.664
XYZ 28.418, 44.302, 37.189
xyY 0.259, 0.403, 44.302
CIE-LCH 72.43, 48.508, 164.867
CIE-LUV 72.43, -53.247, 25.673
Hunter-Lab 66.56, -40.27, 13.465
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 10011001

Color Schemes with #42c799

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Alternatives to #42c799

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#42c799 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c799

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c799;}
.background {background-color:#42c799;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c799;}

Shades and Tints of #42c799

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, #020806 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c799

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848585 is the less saturated color, while #13f6a8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c799 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a39a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b594 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbafa7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c2d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92bb96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99b8a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c4bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population