#42a40f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42a40f is composed of 25.9% red, 64.3% green and 5.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 90.9% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 99.5 degrees, a saturation of 83.2% and a lightness of 35.1%. #42a40f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff1e with #004900. Closest websafe color is: #339900.

    • R 26
    • G 64
    • B 6
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 0
    • Y 91
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#42a40f color description : Dark green.

#42a40f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42a40f has RGB values of R:66, G:164, B:15 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0, Y:0.91, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 4367375.

Hex triplet 42a40f #42a40f
RGB Decimal 66, 164, 15 rgb(66,164,15)
RGB Percent 25.9, 64.3, 5.9 rgb(25.9%,64.3%,5.9%)
CMYK 60, 0, 91, 36
HSL 99.5°, 83.2, 35.1 hsl(99.5,83.2%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 99.5°, 90.9, 64.3
Web Safe 339900 #339900
CIE-LAB 59.655, -52.298, 58.896
XYZ 15.608, 27.742, 4.984
xyY 0.323, 0.574, 27.742
CIE-LCH 59.655, 78.764, 131.604
CIE-LUV 59.655, -45.041, 70.274
Hunter-Lab 52.671, -39.28, 31.259
Binary 01000010, 10100100, 00001111

Color Schemes with #42a40f

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Alternatives to #42a40f

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#42a40f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42a40f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42a40f;}
.background {background-color:#42a40f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42a40f;}

Shades and Tints of #42a40f

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, #010200 is the darkest color, while #f4feef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42a40f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585f54 is the less saturated color, while #3eb201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42a40f 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c7f61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a79514 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b98e2f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #699da9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #829a12 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e9623 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5a9f71 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population