#42cc90 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc90 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 56.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 29.4% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 153.9 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc90 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009921. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 29
    • K 20
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#42cc90 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc90 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc90 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:144 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.29, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377744.

Hex triplet 42cc90 #42cc90
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 144 rgb(66,204,144)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 56.5 rgb(25.9%,80%,56.5%)
CMYK 68, 0, 29, 20
HSL 153.9°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(153.9,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 153.9°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.775, -50.853, 19.352
XYZ 28.872, 46.355, 33.81
xyY 0.265, 0.425, 46.355
CIE-LCH 73.775, 54.411, 159.166
CIE-LUV 73.775, -55.591, 35.458
Hunter-Lab 68.084, -43.454, 18.217
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10010000

Color Schemes with #42cc90

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Alternatives to #42cc90

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#42cc90 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc90

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc90;}
.background {background-color:#42cc90;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc90

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 #42cc90

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b88 is the less saturated color, while #14fa96 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc90 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa69a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b88c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3b29f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95bf8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ebb99 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ac8bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population