#42cd8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd8f is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 30.2% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 153.2 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd8f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b1f. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 30
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd8f color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd8f has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.3, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377999.

Hex triplet 42cd8f #42cd8f
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 143 rgb(66,205,143)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 56.1 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 68, 0, 30, 20
HSL 153.2°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(153.2,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 153.2°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.063, -51.463, 20.278
XYZ 29.034, 46.801, 33.489
xyY 0.266, 0.428, 46.801
CIE-LCH 74.063, 55.314, 158.494
CIE-LUV 74.063, -56.01, 36.799
Hunter-Lab 68.412, -43.965, 18.865
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10001111

Color Schemes with #42cd8f

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Alternatives to #42cd8f

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#42cd8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd8f;}
.background {background-color:#42cd8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd8f;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd8f

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, #030d09 is the darkest color, while #fcfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d88 is the less saturated color, while #14fb94 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd8f 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
  • #c7b98b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4b39e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96c08c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fbc98 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bc9bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population