#42ca6b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca6b is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 47% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 138.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca6b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffd6 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 47
    • K 21
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#42ca6b color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca6b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca6b has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.47, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377195.

Hex triplet 42ca6b #42ca6b
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 107 rgb(66,202,107)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 42 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,42%)
CMYK 67, 0, 47, 21
HSL 138.1°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(138.1,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 138.1°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.534, -56.955, 36.873
XYZ 26.019, 44.458, 21.119
xyY 0.284, 0.485, 44.458
CIE-LCH 72.534, 67.849, 147.081
CIE-LUV 72.534, -56.781, 57.287
Hunter-Lab 66.677, -47.029, 27.895
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01101011

Color Schemes with #42ca6b

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Alternatives to #42ca6b

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#42ca6b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca6b

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42ca6b

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 #42ca6b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838985 is the less saturated color, while #13f959 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca6b 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
  • #86a18e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b56a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8ae7d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fc2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bd6a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b876 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec4ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population