#42cf9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cf9c is composed of 25.9% red, 81.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.6% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 158.3 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 53.5%. #42cf9c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #009f39. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 25
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cf9c color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42cf9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cf9c has RGB values of R:66, G:207, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.25, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4378524.

Hex triplet 42cf9c #42cf9c
RGB Decimal 66, 207, 156 rgb(66,207,156)
RGB Percent 25.9, 81.2, 61.2 rgb(25.9%,81.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 25, 19
HSL 158.3°, 59.5, 53.5 hsl(158.3,59.5%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 158.3°, 68.1, 81.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 74.939, -49.449, 14.586
XYZ 30.558, 48.181, 39.14
xyY 0.259, 0.409, 48.181
CIE-LCH 74.939, 51.556, 163.566
CIE-LUV 74.939, -55.974, 28.926
Hunter-Lab 69.413, -42.89, 15.157
Binary 01000010, 11001111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #42cf9c

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Alternatives to #42cf9c

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#42cf9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cf9c

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Shades and Tints of #42cf9c

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, #040e0a is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cf9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828f8a is the less saturated color, while #14fda9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cf9c 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ca99e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7bb97 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4b5aa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #67c9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97c299 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ebea5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #59cbc2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population