#42cd96 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd96 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 26.8% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 156.3 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd96 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009b2d. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 27
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd96 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cd96 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd96 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.27, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4378006.

Hex triplet 42cd96 #42cd96
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 150 rgb(66,205,150)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 58.8 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,58.8%)
CMYK 68, 0, 27, 20
HSL 156.3°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(156.3,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.3°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.203, -49.965, 16.754
XYZ 29.581, 47.02, 36.369
xyY 0.262, 0.416, 47.02
CIE-LCH 74.203, 52.699, 161.463
CIE-LUV 74.203, -55.606, 31.899
Hunter-Lab 68.571, -42.997, 16.553
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 10010110

Color Schemes with #42cd96

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#42cd96 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cd96

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 #42cd96

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d89 is the less saturated color, while #14fba0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd96 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba79c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b991 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3b3a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96c093 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ebc9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ac9be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population