#42ca72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca72 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 43.6% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 141.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca72 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe4 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 44
    • K 21
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#42ca72 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca72 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.44, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377202.

Hex triplet 42ca72 #42ca72
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 114 rgb(66,202,114)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 44.7 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,44.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 44, 21
HSL 141.2°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(141.2,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 141.2°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.636, -55.807, 33.471
XYZ 26.403, 44.612, 23.138
xyY 0.28, 0.474, 44.612
CIE-LCH 72.636, 65.075, 149.046
CIE-LUV 72.636, -56.452, 53.362
Hunter-Lab 66.792, -46.325, 26.215
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01110010

Color Schemes with #42ca72

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Alternatives to #42ca72

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#42ca72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca72;}
.background {background-color:#42ca72;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ca72

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 #42ca72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838985 is the less saturated color, while #13f964 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca72 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
  • #86a190 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b671 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7ae83 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ec2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bd71 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b87d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec5ae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population