#42ff9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff9f is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 37.6% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 149.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff9f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #00ff3f. Closest websafe color is: #33ff99.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 38
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff9f color description : Light cyan - lime green.

#42ff9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff9f has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.38, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390815.

Hex triplet 42ff9f #42ff9f
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 159 rgb(66,255,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,100%,62.4%)
CMYK 74, 0, 38, 0
HSL 149.5°, 100, 62.9 hsl(149.5,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 149.5°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff99 #33ff99
CIE-LAB 89.476, -67.083, 32.905
XYZ 44.262, 75.177, 44.977
xyY 0.269, 0.457, 75.177
CIE-LCH 89.476, 74.719, 153.871
CIE-LUV 89.476, -72.541, 57.453
Hunter-Lab 86.705, -60.611, 29.937
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42ff9f

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Alternatives to #42ff9f

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#42ff9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff9f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff9f;}
.background {background-color:#42ff9f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff9f;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff9f

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, #000704 is the darkest color, while #f3fff9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ff9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a8a0 is the less saturated color, while #42ff9f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff9f 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a4c9b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f5e298 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdcbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #96f0ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4ec9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae8b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78f5dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population