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#42CA86 Hex Code

Color Name: Ocean Green

What is hex #42CA86 Color?

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The color name of hex code #42CA86 is Ocean Green. The RGB values are (66, 202, 134) which means it is composed of 16% red, 50% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:67 M:0 Y:34 K:21. In the HSV/HSB scale, #42CA86 has a hue of 150°, 67% saturation and a brightness value of 79%.
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 #42CA86 Color Codes

Color NameOcean Green
RGB Values(66, 202, 134)
CMYK Values(67%, 0%, 34%, 21%)
HSV/HSB Values(150°, 67%, 79%)
Closest Web Safe#33CC99
Inverse Color#BD3579 [Medium Red-Violet]
Closest Pantone®7479 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#CA4286 [Smitten]
#42CA86 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#868686
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Hex #42CA86 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 42CA86. Complementary color is CA4286

Complementary Palette

The complement of #42CA86 is #CA4286 which is called Smitten. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #42CA86 color is offered by #CA4286. 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 (42CA86, 42CACA and 42CA42)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #42CA86 are #42CACA and #42CA42, called Medium Turquoise and Lime Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #42CA86 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (42CA86, CA42CA and CA4242)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #42CA86 are #CA42CA (Steel Pink) and #CA4242 (English Vermillion). 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 (42CA86, 8642CA and CA8642)

Triadic Palette

#42CA86 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8642CA (Dark Orchid) and #CA8642 (Peru) along with #42CA86, 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 (42CA86, 8642CA, CA4286 and 86CA42)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #42CA86 has #8642CA (Dark Orchid), #CA4286 (Smitten) and #86CA42 (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 (42CA86, 4242CA, CA4286 and CACA42)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #42CA86 contains #4242CA (Ocean Blue), #CA4286 (Smitten) and #CACA42 (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 #42CA86 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #42CA86 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 42CA86 Color


  • Transparent 68D59E68D59E
  • Transparent 7BDAAA7BDAAA
  • Transparent 8EDFB68EDFB6
  • Transparent A1E5C3A1E5C3
  • Transparent B3EACFB3EACF
  • Transparent C6EFDBC6EFDB
  • Transparent D9F4E7D9F4E7
  • Transparent ECFAF3ECFAF3


  • Transparent 4EBB854EBB85
  • Transparent 55B48455B484
  • Transparent 5BAC845BAC84
  • Transparent 61A58361A583
  • Transparent 679E82679E82
  • Transparent 6D96826D9682
  • Transparent 748F81748F81
  • Transparent 7A87817A8781


  • Transparent 35A26B35A26B
  • Transparent 2E8D5E2E8D5E
  • Transparent 287950287950
  • Transparent 216543216543
  • Transparent 1A51361A5136
  • Transparent 143D28143D28
  • Transparent 0D281B0D281B
  • Transparent 07140D07140D

#42CA86 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.