#42c879 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c879 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 39.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 144.6 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c879 color hex could be obtained by blending #84fff2 with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 40
    • K 22
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#42c879 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c879 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c879 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.4, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376697.

Hex triplet 42c879 #42c879
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 121 rgb(66,200,121)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 47.5 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 40, 22
HSL 144.6°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(144.6,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 144.6°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.125, -53.821, 29.206
XYZ 26.35, 43.845, 25.162
xyY 0.276, 0.46, 43.845
CIE-LCH 72.125, 61.235, 151.513
CIE-LUV 72.125, -55.379, 48.019
Hunter-Lab 66.215, -44.843, 23.82
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 01111001

Color Schemes with #42c879

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Alternatives to #42c879

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#42c879 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c879

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c879;}
.background {background-color:#42c879;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c879;}

Shades and Tints of #42c879

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, #020905 is the darkest color, while #f8fdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c879

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848685 is the less saturated color, while #13f771 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c879 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
  • #86a191 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b477 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3ad89 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6cc1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94bb78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eb783 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5cc3af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population