#42ff72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff72 is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 55.3% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 135.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff72 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffe4 with #00ff00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff66.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 55
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff72 color description : Light cyan - lime green.

#42ff72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff72 has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.55, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390770.

Hex triplet 42ff72 #42ff72
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 114 rgb(66,255,114)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 44.7 rgb(25.9%,100%,44.7%)
CMYK 74, 0, 55, 0
HSL 135.2°, 100, 62.9 hsl(135.2,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 135.2°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff66 #33ff66
CIE-LAB 88.87, -74.107, 53.601
XYZ 41.041, 73.889, 28.018
xyY 0.287, 0.517, 73.889
CIE-LCH 88.87, 91.46, 144.122
CIE-LUV 88.87, -74.798, 81.809
Hunter-Lab 85.959, -65.202, 40.846
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 01110010

Color Schemes with #42ff72

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #42ff72

Below, you can see some colors close to #42ff72. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#42ff72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff72

This text has a font color of #42ff72.

<span style="color:#42ff72;">Text here</span>
#42ff72 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #42ff72.

<p style="background-color:#42ff72;">Content here</p>
#42ff72 border color

This element has a border color of #42ff72.

<div style="border:1px solid #42ff72;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff72;}
.background {background-color:#42ff72;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff72;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff72

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, #000702 is the darkest color, while #f3fff6 is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #42ff72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a89d is the less saturated color, while #42ff72 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff72 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9fc5a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f8e16f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdab1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #90eeff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5eb70 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae89a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74f4cb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population