#42cc8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc8c is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 31.4% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 152.2 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc8c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009919. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 31
    • K 20
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#42cc8c color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc8c has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.31, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377740.

Hex triplet 42cc8c #42cc8c
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 140 rgb(66,204,140)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 54.9 rgb(25.9%,80%,54.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 31, 20
HSL 152.2°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(152.2,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 152.2°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.698, -51.688, 21.364
XYZ 28.571, 46.235, 32.228
xyY 0.267, 0.432, 46.235
CIE-LCH 73.698, 55.929, 157.543
CIE-LUV 73.698, -55.817, 38.205
Hunter-Lab 67.996, -43.99, 19.496
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10001100

Color Schemes with #42cc8c

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Alternatives to #42cc8c

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#42cc8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc8c

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.text {color:#42cc8c;}
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.border {border:1px solid #42cc8c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc8c

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, #030c08 is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b87 is the less saturated color, while #14fa8f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc8c 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a598 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b888 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4b29b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ac6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bf89 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fbb96 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bc8ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population