#42c998 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c998 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.4% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 158.2 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c998 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009331. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 24
    • K 21
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#42c998 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42c998 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c998 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.24, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376984.

Hex triplet 42c998 #42c998
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 152 rgb(66,201,152)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 59.6 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,59.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 24, 21
HSL 158.2°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(158.2,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.2°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.021, -47.884, 14.032
XYZ 28.799, 45.196, 36.91
xyY 0.26, 0.408, 45.196
CIE-LCH 73.021, 49.897, 163.667
CIE-LUV 73.021, -54.036, 27.769
Hunter-Lab 67.228, -41.184, 14.508
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 10011000

Color Schemes with #42c998

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Alternatives to #42c998

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#42c998 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c998

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c998;}
.background {background-color:#42c998;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c998;}

Shades and Tints of #42c998

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 #42c998

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838886 is the less saturated color, while #13f8a5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c998 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
  • #c2b693 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb1a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93bd95 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bb9a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c6bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population