#42ca8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca8b is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 31.2% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 152.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca8b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009517. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 31
    • K 21
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#42ca8b color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca8b has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.31, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377227.

Hex triplet 42ca8b #42ca8b
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 139 rgb(66,202,139)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 54.5 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,54.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 31, 21
HSL 152.2°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(152.2,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 152.2°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.063, -51.1, 21.025
XYZ 28.025, 45.261, 31.684
xyY 0.267, 0.431, 45.261
CIE-LCH 73.063, 55.256, 157.636
CIE-LUV 73.063, -55.147, 37.599
Hunter-Lab 67.276, -43.375, 19.171
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10001011

Color Schemes with #42ca8b

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Alternatives to #42ca8b

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#42ca8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca8b

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42ca8b

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, #030a07 is the darkest color, while #fafefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838986 is the less saturated color, while #13f98e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca8b 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a497 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b787 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2b09a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95bd89 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9db994 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bc6b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population