#42cd6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd6a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 48.3% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 137.3 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd6a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffd4 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 48
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd6a color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd6a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.48, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377962.

Hex triplet 42cd6a #42cd6a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 106 rgb(66,205,106)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 41.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,41.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 48, 20
HSL 137.3°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(137.3,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 137.3°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.454, -58.206, 38.53
XYZ 26.678, 45.859, 21.081
xyY 0.285, 0.49, 45.859
CIE-LCH 73.454, 69.803, 146.497
CIE-LUV 73.454, -57.909, 59.49
Hunter-Lab 67.719, -48.189, 28.947
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01101010

Color Schemes with #42cd6a

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Alternatives to #42cd6a

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#42cd6a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd6a

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cd6a

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 #42cd6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d85 is the less saturated color, while #14fb56 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd6a 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
  • #87a38f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b869 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbb07c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bf69 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3bb75 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc7ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population