#42cc70 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc70 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 43.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 45.1% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 140 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc70 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe0 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 45
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc70 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc70 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc70 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:112 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.45, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377712.

Hex triplet 42cc70 #42cc70
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 112 rgb(66,204,112)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 43.9 rgb(25.9%,80%,43.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 45, 20
HSL 140°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(140,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 140°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.227, -56.883, 35.245
XYZ 26.763, 45.511, 22.703
xyY 0.282, 0.479, 45.511
CIE-LCH 73.227, 66.917, 148.218
CIE-LUV 73.227, -57.271, 55.647
Hunter-Lab 67.462, -47.247, 27.271
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01110000

Color Schemes with #42cc70

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Alternatives to #42cc70

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#42cc70 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc70

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc70;}
.background {background-color:#42cc70;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc70

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 #42cc70

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b86 is the less saturated color, while #14fa61 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc70 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
  • #87a290 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b76f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9b082 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fc4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bf6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2ba7b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec6ae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population