#42cd66 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd66 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 50.2% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 135.5 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd66 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffcc with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 50
    • K 20
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#42cd66 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd66 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd66 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.5, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377958.

Hex triplet 42cd66 #42cd66
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 102 rgb(66,205,102)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 40 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,40%)
CMYK 68, 0, 50, 20
HSL 135.5°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(135.5,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 135.5°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.401, -58.811, 40.431
XYZ 26.475, 45.778, 20.01
xyY 0.287, 0.496, 45.778
CIE-LCH 73.401, 71.368, 145.493
CIE-LUV 73.401, -58.086, 61.578
Hunter-Lab 67.659, -48.558, 29.826
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01100110

Color Schemes with #42cd66

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Alternatives to #42cd66

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#42cd66 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd66

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd66;}
.background {background-color:#42cd66;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd66

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, #030d06 is the darkest color, while #fcfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd66

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d85 is the less saturated color, while #14fb50 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd66 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #87a38e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab866 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcb079 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bf66 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4ba72 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c7ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population