#42ff99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff99 is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 40% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 147.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff99 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ff33. Closest websafe color is: #33ff99.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 40
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff99 color description : Light cyan - lime green.

#42ff99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff99 has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.4, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390809.

Hex triplet 42ff99 #42ff99
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 153 rgb(66,255,153)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 60 rgb(25.9%,100%,60%)
CMYK 74, 0, 40, 0
HSL 147.6°, 100, 62.9 hsl(147.6,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 147.6°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff99 #33ff99
CIE-LAB 89.381, -68.162, 35.756
XYZ 43.753, 74.974, 42.301
xyY 0.272, 0.466, 74.974
CIE-LCH 89.381, 76.971, 152.32
CIE-LUV 89.381, -72.879, 61.132
Hunter-Lab 86.587, -61.33, 31.646
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 10011001

Color Schemes with #42ff99

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#42ff99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff99;}
.background {background-color:#42ff99;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff99;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff99

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, #000703 is the darkest color, while #f3fff8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ff99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a8a0 is the less saturated color, while #42ff99 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff99 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a3c9b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f5e293 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdbbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #95efff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4ec95 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae8b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #77f5d9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population