#42c995 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c995 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 58.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.9% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 156.9 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c995 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00932b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 58
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 26
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c995 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c995 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c995 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:149 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.26, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376981.

Hex triplet 42c995 #42c995
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 149 rgb(66,201,149)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 58.4 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,58.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 26, 21
HSL 156.9°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(156.9,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.9°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.957, -48.555, 15.55
XYZ 28.556, 45.099, 35.632
xyY 0.261, 0.413, 45.099
CIE-LCH 72.957, 50.984, 162.242
CIE-LUV 72.957, -54.211, 29.94
Hunter-Lab 67.156, -41.62, 15.55
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10010101

Color Schemes with #42c995

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#42c995 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c995

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c995;}
.background {background-color:#42c995;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c995

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, #030907 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c995

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838886 is the less saturated color, while #13f8a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c995 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a49a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b691 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfb0a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93bd92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bb99e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59c5bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population