#42cd8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd8c is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 31.7% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 151.9 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd8c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b19. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 32
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd8c color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd8c has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.32, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377996.

Hex triplet 42cd8c #42cd8c
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 140 rgb(66,205,140)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 54.9 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,54.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 32, 20
HSL 151.9°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(151.9,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 151.9°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.005, -52.084, 21.785
XYZ 28.81, 46.712, 32.307
xyY 0.267, 0.433, 46.712
CIE-LCH 74.005, 56.456, 157.302
CIE-LUV 74.005, -56.18, 38.846
Hunter-Lab 68.346, -44.363, 19.816
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10001100

Color Schemes with #42cd8c

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Alternatives to #42cd8c

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#42cd8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd8c

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42cd8c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd8c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd8c

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 #42cd8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d88 is the less saturated color, while #14fb8f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd8c 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
  • #8aa699 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b988 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5b39b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ac6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96c089 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fbc96 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bc9ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population