#42cb8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb8c is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 31% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 152.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb8c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009719. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 55
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    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 31
    • K 20
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#42cb8c color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cb8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb8c has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.31, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377484.

Hex triplet 42cb8c #42cb8c
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 140 rgb(66,203,140)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 54.9 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,54.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 31, 20
HSL 152.4°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(152.4,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 152.4°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.39, -51.291, 20.943
XYZ 28.334, 45.761, 32.149
xyY 0.267, 0.431, 45.761
CIE-LCH 73.39, 55.402, 157.789
CIE-LUV 73.39, -55.454, 37.561
Hunter-Lab 67.647, -43.616, 19.175
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10001100

Color Schemes with #42cb8c

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Alternatives to #42cb8c

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#42cb8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb8c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb8c;}
.background {background-color:#42cb8c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb8c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb8c

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, #030b07 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a87 is the less saturated color, while #14f990 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb8c 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a598 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b788 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3b19b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95be89 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eba95 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bc7b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population