#42bc4e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42bc4e is composed of 25.9% red, 73.7% green and 30.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 58.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 125.9 degrees, a saturation of 48% and a lightness of 49.8%. #42bc4e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff9c with #007900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 74
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 0
    • Y 59
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#42bc4e color description : Moderate lime green.

#42bc4e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42bc4e has RGB values of R:66, G:188, B:78 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0, Y:0.59, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 4373582.

Hex triplet 42bc4e #42bc4e
RGB Decimal 66, 188, 78 rgb(66,188,78)
RGB Percent 25.9, 73.7, 30.6 rgb(25.9%,73.7%,30.6%)
CMYK 65, 0, 59, 26
HSL 125.9°, 48, 49.8 hsl(125.9,48%,49.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 125.9°, 64.9, 73.7
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 67.779, -55.974, 45.112
XYZ 21.604, 37.673, 13.34
xyY 0.298, 0.519, 37.673
CIE-LCH 67.779, 71.89, 141.133
CIE-LUV 67.779, -52.827, 64.028
Hunter-Lab 61.378, -44.583, 30.078
Binary 01000010, 10111100, 01001110

Color Schemes with #42bc4e

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Alternatives to #42bc4e

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#42bc4e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42bc4e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42bc4e;}
.background {background-color:#42bc4e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42bc4e;}

Shades and Tints of #42bc4e

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, #050e06 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42bc4e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d817d is the less saturated color, while #07f71f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42bc4e 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c957f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba950 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cda262 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6db4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fb04f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9aab5a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5db797 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population