#42cd74 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd74 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 45.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 43.4% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 141.6 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd74 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe8 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 43
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd74 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd74 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd74 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:116 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.43, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377972.

Hex triplet 42cd74 #42cd74
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 116 rgb(66,205,116)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 45.5 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,45.5%)
CMYK 68, 0, 43, 20
HSL 141.6°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(141.6,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 141.6°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.597, -56.585, 33.696
XYZ 27.229, 46.079, 23.981
xyY 0.28, 0.474, 46.079
CIE-LCH 73.597, 65.858, 149.226
CIE-LUV 73.597, -57.44, 53.94
Hunter-Lab 67.882, -47.193, 26.571
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01110100

Color Schemes with #42cd74

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Alternatives to #42cd74

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#42cd74 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd74

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd74;}
.background {background-color:#42cd74;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd74

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, #030d07 is the darkest color, while #fcfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd74

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d86 is the less saturated color, while #14fb67 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd74 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a392 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b872 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dab185 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fc5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98c073 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2bb7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ec8b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population