#42dc9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc9a is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 30% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 154.3 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc9a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b935. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 30
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc9a color description : Bright cyan - lime green.

#42dc9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc9a has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.3, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381850.

Hex triplet 42dc9a #42dc9a
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 154 rgb(66,220,154)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 60.4 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,60.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 30, 14
HSL 154.3°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(154.3,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 154.3°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.853, -55.066, 21.082
XYZ 33.67, 54.675, 39.349
xyY 0.264, 0.428, 54.675
CIE-LCH 78.853, 58.964, 159.051
CIE-LUV 78.853, -60.743, 38.949
Hunter-Lab 73.942, -48.118, 20.208
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 10011010

Color Schemes with #42dc9a

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Alternatives to #42dc9a

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#42dc9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc9a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc9a;}
.background {background-color:#42dc9a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc9a;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc9a

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, #020a06 is the darkest color, while #f8fefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879790 is the less saturated color, while #20fe9f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc9a 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92b1a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4c695 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2bfa9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6dd4e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fce96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8c9a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dd7c9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population