#42cb79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb79 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 40.4% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 144.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb79 color hex could be obtained by blending #84fff2 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 40
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb79 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cb79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb79 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.4, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377465.

Hex triplet 42cb79 #42cb79
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 121 rgb(66,203,121)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 47.5 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 40, 20
HSL 144.1°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(144.1,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 144.1°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.055, -54.963, 30.431
XYZ 27.052, 45.248, 25.396
xyY 0.277, 0.463, 45.248
CIE-LCH 73.055, 62.825, 151.028
CIE-LUV 73.055, -56.469, 49.81
Hunter-Lab 67.267, -45.931, 24.702
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01111001

Color Schemes with #42cb79

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Alternatives to #42cb79

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#42cb79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb79;}
.background {background-color:#42cb79;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cb79

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 #42cb79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a86 is the less saturated color, while #14f970 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb79 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
  • #88a393 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b777 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7b08a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6dc3d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96be78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0b983 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dc6b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population