#42cc6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc6a is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 48% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 137.4 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc6a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffd4 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 48
    • K 20
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#42cc6a color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc6a has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.48, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377706.

Hex triplet 42cc6a #42cc6a
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 106 rgb(66,204,106)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 41.6 rgb(25.9%,80%,41.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 48, 20
HSL 137.4°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(137.4,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 137.4°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.143, -57.843, 38.139
XYZ 26.439, 45.382, 21.001
xyY 0.285, 0.489, 45.382
CIE-LCH 73.143, 69.285, 146.601
CIE-LUV 73.143, -57.549, 58.938
Hunter-Lab 67.366, -47.834, 28.673
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01101010

Color Schemes with #42cc6a

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Alternatives to #42cc6a

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#42cc6a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc6a

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42cc6a;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc6a

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, #030c06 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b85 is the less saturated color, while #14fa57 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc6a 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
  • #87a28f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b769 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daaf7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97be69 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3ba75 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc6ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population