#42ca66 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca66 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 49.5% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 135.9 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca66 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffcc with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 50
    • K 21
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#42ca66 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca66 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca66 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.5, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377190.

Hex triplet 42ca66 #42ca66
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 102 rgb(66,202,102)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 40 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,40%)
CMYK 67, 0, 50, 21
HSL 135.9°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(135.9,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 135.9°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.466, -57.729, 39.269
XYZ 25.764, 44.356, 19.773
xyY 0.287, 0.493, 44.356
CIE-LCH 72.466, 69.819, 145.775
CIE-LUV 72.466, -57.004, 59.948
Hunter-Lab 66.6, -47.499, 29.017
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01100110

Color Schemes with #42ca66

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Alternatives to #42ca66

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#42ca66 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca66

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca66;}
.background {background-color:#42ca66;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca66;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca66

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, #030a05 is the darkest color, while #fafefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca66

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838985 is the less saturated color, while #13f950 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca66 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85a08c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b566 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9ae78 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fc1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bd66 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b871 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc4a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population