#42cc72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc72 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 44.1% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 140.9 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc72 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe4 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 44
    • K 20
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#42cc72 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc72 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.44, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377714.

Hex triplet 42cc72 #42cc72
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 114 rgb(66,204,114)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 44.7 rgb(25.9%,80%,44.7%)
CMYK 68, 0, 44, 20
HSL 140.9°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(140.9,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 140.9°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.257, -56.551, 34.272
XYZ 26.875, 45.556, 23.296
xyY 0.281, 0.476, 45.556
CIE-LCH 73.257, 66.125, 148.783
CIE-LUV 73.257, -57.176, 54.514
Hunter-Lab 67.495, -47.043, 26.783
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01110010

Color Schemes with #42cc72

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Alternatives to #42cc72

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#42cc72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc72;}
.background {background-color:#42cc72;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc72

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 #42cc72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b86 is the less saturated color, while #14fa64 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc72 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
  • #c8b771 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9b083 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ec4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bf71 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2ba7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec7af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population