#42ca99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca99 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.3% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 158.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca99 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009533. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 24
    • K 21
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#42ca99 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42ca99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca99 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.24, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377241.

Hex triplet 42ca99 #42ca99
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 153 rgb(66,202,153)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 60 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,60%)
CMYK 67, 0, 24, 21
HSL 158.4°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(158.4,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.4°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.348, -48.071, 13.956
XYZ 29.115, 45.697, 37.421
xyY 0.259, 0.407, 45.697
CIE-LCH 73.348, 50.056, 163.811
CIE-LUV 73.348, -54.341, 27.719
Hunter-Lab 67.599, -41.419, 14.498
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 10011001

Color Schemes with #42ca99

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Alternatives to #42ca99

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#42ca99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca99;}
.background {background-color:#42ca99;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca99;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca99

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, #030a08 is the darkest color, while #fafefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838987 is the less saturated color, while #13f9a6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca99 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa59b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3b794 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfb1a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94be96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bbaa2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c7be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population