#42cd8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd8a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 32.7% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 151.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd8a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b15. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 33
    • K 20
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#42cd8a color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd8a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.33, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377994.

Hex triplet 42cd8a #42cd8a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 138 rgb(66,205,138)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 54.1 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,54.1%)
CMYK 68, 0, 33, 20
HSL 151.1°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(151.1,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 151.1°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.967, -52.491, 22.788
XYZ 28.663, 46.653, 31.538
xyY 0.268, 0.437, 46.653
CIE-LCH 73.967, 57.224, 156.533
CIE-LUV 73.967, -56.291, 40.192
Hunter-Lab 68.303, -44.623, 20.436
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10001010

Color Schemes with #42cd8a

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Alternatives to #42cd8a

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#42cd8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd8a

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Shades and Tints of #42cd8a

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, #030d08 is the darkest color, while #fcfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d88 is the less saturated color, while #14fb8c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd8a 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa698 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b986 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6b299 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ac6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96c088 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0bc94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5cc9b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population