#42cc66 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc66 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 50% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 135.7 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc66 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffcc with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 50
    • K 20
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#42cc66 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc66 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc66 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.5, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377702.

Hex triplet 42cc66 #42cc66
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 102 rgb(66,204,102)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 40 rgb(25.9%,80%,40%)
CMYK 68, 0, 50, 20
HSL 135.7°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(135.7,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 135.7°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.09, -58.452, 40.044
XYZ 26.236, 45.301, 19.931
xyY 0.287, 0.495, 45.301
CIE-LCH 73.09, 70.853, 145.585
CIE-LUV 73.09, -57.726, 61.036
Hunter-Lab 67.306, -48.205, 29.557
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01100110

Color Schemes with #42cc66

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Alternatives to #42cc66

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#42cc66 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc66

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc66;}
.background {background-color:#42cc66;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc66

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, #030c05 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc66

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b85 is the less saturated color, while #14fa50 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc66 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #86a28d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b766 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbaf78 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98be66 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3ba72 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc6aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population