#42c237 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c237 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 21.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 71.6% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 115.3 degrees, a saturation of 55.8% and a lightness of 48.8%. #42c237 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6e with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 72
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c237 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c237 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c237 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:55 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.72, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375095.

Hex triplet 42c237 #42c237
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 55 rgb(66,194,55)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 21.6 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,21.6%)
CMYK 66, 0, 72, 24
HSL 115.3°, 55.8, 48.8 hsl(115.3,55.8%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.3°, 71.6, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 69.481, -60.404, 56.647
XYZ 22.227, 40.016, 10.167
xyY 0.307, 0.553, 40.016
CIE-LCH 69.481, 82.81, 136.838
CIE-LUV 69.481, -55.711, 75.162
Hunter-Lab 63.258, -47.982, 34.752
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 00110111

Color Schemes with #42c237

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Alternatives to #42c237

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#42c237 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c237

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c237;}
.background {background-color:#42c237;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c237;}

Shades and Tints of #42c237

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, #040b03 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c237

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7f7a is the less saturated color, while #1af207 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c237 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d977b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2ae3b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6a64f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71b8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93b539 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0b046 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60bc92 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population