#42ad00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ad00 is composed of 25.9% red, 67.8% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 97.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.9%. #42ad00 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff00 with #005b00. Closest websafe color is: #339900.

    • R 26
    • G 68
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#42ad00 color description : Dark green.

#42ad00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ad00 has RGB values of R:66, G:173, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0, Y:1, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 4369664.

Hex triplet 42ad00 #42ad00
RGB Decimal 66, 173, 0 rgb(66,173,0)
RGB Percent 25.9, 67.8, 0 rgb(25.9%,67.8%,0%)
CMYK 62, 0, 100, 32
HSL 97.1°, 100, 33.9 hsl(97.1,100%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 97.1°, 100, 67.8
Web Safe 339900 #339900
CIE-LAB 62.545, -55.798, 63.393
XYZ 17.19, 31.044, 5.086
xyY 0.322, 0.582, 31.044
CIE-LCH 62.545, 84.452, 131.354
CIE-LUV 62.545, -48.623, 75.273
Hunter-Lab 55.717, -42.435, 33.59
Binary 01000010, 10101101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #42ad00

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Alternatives to #42ad00

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#42ad00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ad00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ad00;}
.background {background-color:#42ad00;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ad00;}

Shades and Tints of #42ad00

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, #061000 is the darkest color, while #fdfffb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ad00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555d50 is the less saturated color, while #42ad00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ad00 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e8361 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #af9c00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3952b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ca5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87a200 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #949d1b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ca870 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population