#42ba42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ba42 is composed of 25.9% red, 72.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 64.5% yellow and 27.1% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 47.6% and a lightness of 49.4%. #42ba42 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #007500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 73
    • B 26
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    • C 65
    • M 0
    • Y 65
    • K 27
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#42ba42 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ba42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ba42 has RGB values of R:66, G:186, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0, Y:0.65, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4373058.

Hex triplet 42ba42 #42ba42
RGB Decimal 66, 186, 66 rgb(66,186,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 72.9, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,72.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 65, 0, 65, 27
HSL 120°, 47.6, 49.4 hsl(120,47.6%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 64.5, 72.9
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 67.027, -56.624, 49.619
XYZ 20.788, 36.668, 11.136
xyY 0.303, 0.535, 36.668
CIE-LCH 67.027, 75.289, 138.772
CIE-LUV 67.027, -52.472, 67.831
Hunter-Lab 60.554, -44.69, 31.484
Binary 01000010, 10111010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42ba42

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Alternatives to #42ba42

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#42ba42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ba42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ba42;}
.background {background-color:#42ba42;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ba42

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, #040c04 is the darkest color, while #fdfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ba42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c807c is the less saturated color, while #08f408 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ba42 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a927a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa845 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cca057 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6db2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8eae44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9aa94f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5db491 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population