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#42cd6b Hex Color Code

#42cd6b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42cd6b is a shade of green. In the RGB color model #42cd6b is comprised of 25.88% red, 80.39% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #42cd6b has a hue of 138° (degrees), 58% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 541.24 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#42cd6b linear gradient to complementary #f718f7

  1. #42cd6b
  2. #7bbd85
  3. #9eab9d
  4. #ba97b4
  5. #d17eca
  6. #e55de1
  7. #f718f7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a94a
  2. #1eb555
  3. #32c160
  4. #42cd6b
  5. #51d976
  6. #5ee681
  7. #6cf28d

Tones

  1. #42cd6b
  2. #57c271
  3. #66b776
  4. #71ab7b
  5. #7ba080
  6. #829484
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#42cd6b to white

  1. #42cd6b
  2. #6cd683
  3. #8ddf9c
  4. #abe8b4
  5. #c8f0cd
  6. #e4f8e6
  7. #ffffff

#42cd6b to black

  1. #42cd6b
  2. #3aa859
  3. #328447
  4. #296237
  5. #1f4126
  6. #152317
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2270 U
      #44ca67
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0560-G10Y
      #49d26a
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ S 0565-G10Y
      #31c95f
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. 33/03
      #20d468
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Golf 4
      #08d468
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Cyprus Breeze G2-B1-3
      #24c85c
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Garden by Moonlight G1-B1-3
      #4cd060
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 47.5%

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#42cd6b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42cd6b foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #42cd6b">…</p>

#42cd6b background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #42cd6b">…</p>

#42cd6b shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42cd6b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4377963
Binary
01000010, 11001101, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#42cd6b
LRV
≈ 45.9%
Closest short hex
#4c6 ΔE = 0.929
RGB
rgb(66, 205, 107)
RGBA
rgba(66, 205, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.542, b: 0.283
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.680%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12399253 / 0xff42cd6b
HSL
hsl(138, 58%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(138, 58%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 138° (137.698), saturation: 68% (0.678), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 137.698, saturation: 67.805%, perceived brightness: 64.767%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 134.462, S: 86.577, L: 73.467
Cubehelix
H: -234.574, S: 0.905, L: 0.598
TSL
T: -0.770, S: 0.352, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.678), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 48% (0.478), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 26.730, Y: 45.880, Z: 21.354
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.488, Y: 45.880
CIELab
L: 73.467, a: -58.051, b: 38.055
CIELuv
L: 73.467, u: -57.863, v: 58.959
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.467, C: 69.412, H: 146.753
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.467, C: 82.610, H: 134.462
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.734, a: -48.094, b: 28.722
CIECAM02
J: 63.171, C: 62.352, h: 146.383, Q: 156.592, M: 54.526, s: 59.009, H: 181.845
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.719, jaune: 5.887, green: 7.983
LMS
L: 35.830, M: 59.204, S: 21.704
YCbCr
Y: 146.768, Cb: 105.550, Cr: 73.937
YCgCo
Y: 145.750, Cg: 59.250, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.267, Db: -68.084, Dr: 164.021
YPbPr
Y: 168.337, Pb: -33.015, Pr: -64.992
xvYCC
Y: 160.572, Cb: 98.999, Cr: 70.909
YIQ
Y: 152.267, I: -51.321, Q: -59.884
YUV
Y: 152.267, U: -22.275, V: -75.684
Munsell Color System
2.5G 7/10 ΔE = 3.419
Brand Color
ASDA ΔE = 6.858

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