#42dc9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc9f is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 27.7% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 156.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc9f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00b93f. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 28
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc9f color description : Bright cyan - lime green.

#42dc9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc9f has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.28, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381855.

Hex triplet 42dc9f #42dc9f
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 159 rgb(66,220,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,62.4%)
CMYK 70, 0, 28, 14
HSL 156.2°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(156.2,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 156.2°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 78.952, -54.007, 18.599
XYZ 34.095, 54.845, 41.588
xyY 0.261, 0.42, 54.845
CIE-LCH 78.952, 57.12, 160.997
CIE-LUV 78.952, -60.445, 35.465
Hunter-Lab 74.057, -47.42, 18.545
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42dc9f

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Alternatives to #42dc9f

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#42dc9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc9f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc9f;}
.background {background-color:#42dc9f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc9f;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc9f

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, #020a07 is the darkest color, while #f8fefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879791 is the less saturated color, while #20fea6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc9f 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93b2a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d3c699 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1bfae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6cd5e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ece9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7c9a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dd7cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population