#42cc80 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc80 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 50.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 37.3% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 147 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc80 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009901. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 37
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc80 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc80 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc80 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:128 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.37, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377728.

Hex triplet 42cc80 #42cc80
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 128 rgb(66,204,128)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 50.2 rgb(25.9%,80%,50.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 37, 20
HSL 147°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(147,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 147°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.481, -54.056, 27.369
XYZ 27.734, 45.9, 27.819
xyY 0.273, 0.452, 45.9
CIE-LCH 73.481, 60.59, 153.147
CIE-LUV 73.481, -56.47, 46.08
Hunter-Lab 67.75, -45.491, 23.079
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10000000

Color Schemes with #42cc80

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Alternatives to #42cc80

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#42cc80 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc80

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc80;}
.background {background-color:#42cc80;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc80

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, #030c07 is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc80

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b87 is the less saturated color, while #14fa7b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc80 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a495 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b87d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6b190 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6cc5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bf7e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0bb8a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dc7b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population