#42cc99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc99 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 25% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 157.8 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc99 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009933. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 25
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc99 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc99 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.25, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377753.

Hex triplet 42cc99 #42cc99
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 153 rgb(66,204,153)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 60 rgb(25.9%,80%,60%)
CMYK 68, 0, 25, 20
HSL 157.8°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(157.8,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 157.8°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.96, -48.894, 14.814
XYZ 29.587, 46.641, 37.579
xyY 0.26, 0.41, 46.641
CIE-LCH 73.96, 51.089, 163.144
CIE-LUV 73.96, -55.067, 29.074
Hunter-Lab 68.294, -42.184, 15.182
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10011001

Color Schemes with #42cc99

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Alternatives to #42cc99

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#42cc99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc99;}
.background {background-color:#42cc99;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cc99;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc99

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, #030c09 is the darkest color, while #fbfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b88 is the less saturated color, while #14faa5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc99 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba69c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b994 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1b3a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95c096 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9dbca2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59c8bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population