#42cb74 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb74 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 45.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 42.9% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 141.9 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb74 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe8 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 43
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb74 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cb74 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb74 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:116 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.43, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377460.

Hex triplet 42cb74 #42cb74
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 116 rgb(66,203,116)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 45.5 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,45.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 43, 20
HSL 141.9°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(141.9,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 141.9°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.977, -55.839, 32.893
XYZ 26.753, 45.129, 23.823
xyY 0.28, 0.472, 45.129
CIE-LCH 72.977, 64.807, 149.499
CIE-LUV 72.977, -56.718, 52.781
Hunter-Lab 67.178, -46.474, 25.999
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01110100

Color Schemes with #42cb74

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Alternatives to #42cb74

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#42cb74 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb74

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb74;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cb74

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, #030b06 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb74

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a86 is the less saturated color, while #14f967 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb74 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #87a291 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b772 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8af85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ec3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96be73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b97f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec6af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population