#42d79b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d79b is composed of 25.9% red, 84.3% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 27.9% yellow and 15.7% black. It has a hue angle of 155.8 degrees, a saturation of 65.1% and a lightness of 55.1%. #42d79b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00af37. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 28
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d79b color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#42d79b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d79b has RGB values of R:66, G:215, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.28, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4380571.

Hex triplet 42d79b #42d79b
RGB Decimal 66, 215, 155 rgb(66,215,155)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.3, 60.8 rgb(25.9%,84.3%,60.8%)
CMYK 69, 0, 28, 16
HSL 155.8°, 65.1, 55.1 hsl(155.8,65.1%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 155.8°, 69.3, 84.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 77.354, -52.89, 18.486
XYZ 32.461, 52.123, 39.358
xyY 0.262, 0.421, 52.123
CIE-LCH 77.354, 56.028, 160.735
CIE-LUV 77.354, -58.906, 34.986
Hunter-Lab 72.196, -46.085, 18.215
Binary 01000010, 11010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #42d79b

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#42d79b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42d79b

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, #010504 is the darkest color, while #f4fdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d79b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #88918d is the less saturated color, while #1ffaa2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d79b 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90aea2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfc296 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddbbaa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6bd0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bc997 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4c5a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5cd2c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population