#42c97a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c97a is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 47.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 39.3% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 144.9 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c97a color hex could be obtained by blending #84fff4 with #009300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 39
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c97a color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c97a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c97a has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:122 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.39, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376954.

Hex triplet 42c97a #42c97a
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 122 rgb(66,201,122)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 47.8 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,47.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 39, 21
HSL 144.9°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(144.9,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 144.9°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.451, -54.021, 29.119
XYZ 26.644, 44.334, 25.564
xyY 0.276, 0.459, 44.334
CIE-LCH 72.451, 61.369, 151.674
CIE-LUV 72.451, -55.693, 48.005
Hunter-Lab 66.584, -45.093, 23.845
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 01111010

Color Schemes with #42c97a

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#42c97a Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c97a

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, #030905 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c97a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838885 is the less saturated color, while #13f872 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c97a 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
  • #87a292 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b578 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4ae8a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6cc2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95bc78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb884 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dc4b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population