#42cc9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc9e is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 22.5% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 160 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc9e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00993d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 23
    • K 20
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#42cc9e color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cc9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc9e has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.23, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377758.

Hex triplet 42cc9e #42cc9e
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 158 rgb(66,204,158)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 62 rgb(25.9%,80%,62%)
CMYK 68, 0, 23, 20
HSL 160°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(160,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 160°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.068, -47.758, 12.29
XYZ 30.009, 46.81, 39.8
xyY 0.257, 0.401, 46.81
CIE-LCH 74.068, 49.314, 165.569
CIE-LUV 74.068, -54.769, 25.413
Hunter-Lab 68.418, -41.439, 13.403
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 10011110

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#42cc9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc9e

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.text {color:#42cc9e;}
.background {background-color:#42cc9e;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc9e

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 #42cc9e

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc9e 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
  • #8ba69d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b999 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0b3ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #65c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95c09b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cbca7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c9c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population