#42cb9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb9f is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 21.7% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 160.7 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb9f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00973f. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 22
    • K 20
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#42cb9f color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cb9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb9f has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.22, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377503.

Hex triplet 42cb9f #42cb9f
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 159 rgb(66,203,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,62.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 22, 20
HSL 160.7°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(160.7,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 160.7°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.785, -47.11, 11.353
XYZ 29.858, 46.371, 40.176
xyY 0.257, 0.398, 46.371
CIE-LCH 73.785, 48.459, 166.451
CIE-LUV 73.785, -54.345, 23.98
Hunter-Lab 68.096, -40.9, 12.687
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42cb9f

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Alternatives to #42cb9f

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#42cb9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb9f

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cb9f

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, #030b08 is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a88 is the less saturated color, while #14f9b0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb9f 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba69d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3b89a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb3ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94bf9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bbba8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c8c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population