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#42C078 Hex Code

Color Name: Medium Sea Green

What is hex #42C078 Color?

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The color name of hex code #42C078 is Medium Sea Green. The RGB values are (66, 192, 120) which means it is composed of 17% red, 51% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:66 M:0 Y:38 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, #42C078 has a hue of 146°, 66% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #42C078 Color Codes

Color NameMedium Sea Green
RGB Values(66, 192, 120)
CMYK Values(66%, 0%, 38%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(146°, 66%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#33CC66
Inverse Color#BD3F87 [Red-Violet (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7723 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#C0428A [Red-Violet (Crayola)]
#42C078 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#929292
Weighted Average (Luma)#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C9C9C9

Hex #42C078 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 42C078. Complementary color is C0428A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #42C078 is #C0428A which is called Red-Violet (Crayola). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #42C078 color is offered by #C0428A. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (42C078, 42C0B7 and 4BC042)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #42C078 are #42C0B7 and #4BC042, called Verdigris and American Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #42C078 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

42C078 42C0B7 4BC042
Split Complementary color palette with (42C078, B742C0 and C0424B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #42C078 are #B742C0 (Deep Fuchsia) and #C0424B (Watermelon Red). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (42C078, 7842C0 and C07842)

Triadic Palette

#42C078 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7842C0 (Royal Purple) and #C07842 (Copper) along with #42C078, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (42C078, 7842C0, C0428A and 8AC042)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #42C078 has #7842C0 (Royal Purple), #C0428A (Red-Violet (Crayola)) and #8AC042 (Yellow-Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (42C078, 424BC0, C0428A and C0B742)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #42C078 contains #424BC0 (Ocean Blue), #C0428A (Red-Violet (Crayola)) and #C0B742 (Old Gold). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #42C078 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #42C078 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 42C078 Color


  • Transparent 68CD9368CD93
  • Transparent 7BD3A17BD3A1
  • Transparent 8ED9AE8ED9AE
  • Transparent A1E0BCA1E0BC
  • Transparent B3E6C9B3E6C9
  • Transparent C6ECD7C6ECD7
  • Transparent D9F2E4D9F2E4
  • Transparent ECF9F2ECF9F2


  • Transparent 4EB37A4EB37A
  • Transparent 55AD7A55AD7A
  • Transparent 5BA67B5BA67B
  • Transparent 61A07C61A07C
  • Transparent 679A7D679A7D
  • Transparent 6D937E6D937E
  • Transparent 748D7E748D7E
  • Transparent 7A867F7A867F


  • Transparent 359A60359A60
  • Transparent 2E86542E8654
  • Transparent 287348287348
  • Transparent 21603C21603C
  • Transparent 1A4D301A4D30
  • Transparent 143A24143A24
  • Transparent 0D26180D2618
  • Transparent 07130C07130C

#42C078 Color Patterns

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