#42ca81 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca81 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 36.1% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 147.8 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca81 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009503. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 36
    • K 21
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#42ca81 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca81 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca81 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.36, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377217.

Hex triplet 42ca81 #42ca81
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 129 rgb(66,202,129)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 50.6 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,50.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 36, 21
HSL 147.8°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(147.8,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 147.8°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 72.88, -53.094, 26.043
XYZ 27.328, 44.982, 28.01
xyY 0.272, 0.448, 44.982
CIE-LCH 72.88, 59.137, 153.872
CIE-LUV 72.88, -55.692, 44.214
Hunter-Lab 67.068, -44.638, 22.187
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10000001

Color Schemes with #42ca81

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Alternatives to #42ca81

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#42ca81 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca81

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca81;}
.background {background-color:#42ca81;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ca81

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, #030a06 is the darkest color, while #fafefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca81

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838986 is the less saturated color, while #13f97e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca81 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a394 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b67e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4af91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6bc3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95bd7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb98b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5cc5b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population