#42c22a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c22a is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.4% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 110.5 degrees, a saturation of 64.4% and a lightness of 46.3%. #42c22a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff54 with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 24
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#42c22a color description : Strong lime green.

#42c22a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c22a has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375082.

Hex triplet 42c22a #42c22a
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 42 rgb(66,194,42)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 16.5 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,16.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 78, 24
HSL 110.5°, 64.4, 46.3 hsl(110.5,64.4%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 110.5°, 78.4, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 69.403, -61.33, 60.986
XYZ 21.955, 39.907, 8.736
xyY 0.311, 0.565, 39.907
CIE-LCH 69.403, 86.49, 135.161
CIE-LUV 69.403, -55.988, 78.479
Hunter-Lab 63.172, -48.513, 36.021
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 00101010

Color Schemes with #42c22a

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Alternatives to #42c22a

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#42c22a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c22a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c22a;}
.background {background-color:#42c22a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c22a;}

Shades and Tints of #42c22a

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f1fcef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c22a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747973 is the less saturated color, while #29e606 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c22a 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c9577 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2ae2f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6a545 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93b52d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0b03b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60bb8d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population