#42b551 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42b551 is composed of 25.9% red, 71% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 55.2% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 127.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.6% and a lightness of 48.4%. #42b551 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffa2 with #006b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 71
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 0
    • Y 55
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#42b551 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42b551 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42b551 has RGB values of R:66, G:181, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0, Y:0.55, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4371793.

Hex triplet 42b551 #42b551
RGB Decimal 66, 181, 81 rgb(66,181,81)
RGB Percent 25.9, 71, 31.8 rgb(25.9%,71%,31.8%)
CMYK 64, 0, 55, 29
HSL 127.8°, 46.6, 48.4 hsl(127.8,46.6%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 127.8°, 63.5, 71
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 65.591, -53.035, 41.11
XYZ 20.255, 34.798, 13.433
xyY 0.296, 0.508, 34.798
CIE-LCH 65.591, 67.102, 142.219
CIE-LUV 65.591, -50.103, 59.085
Hunter-Lab 58.99, -41.943, 27.791
Binary 01000010, 10110101, 01010001

Color Schemes with #42b551

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Alternatives to #42b551

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#42b551 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42b551

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42b551;}
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Shades and Tints of #42b551

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, #030904 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42b551

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7c7b is the less saturated color, while #09ee27 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42b551 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79907c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5a453 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c69d64 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6aaebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8baa52 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96a55d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5bb094 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population