#42c246 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c246 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 27.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 63.9% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 121.9 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c246 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff8c with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 27
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c246 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c246 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c246 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:70 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375110.

Hex triplet 42c246 #42c246
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 70 rgb(66,194,70)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 27.5 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,27.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 64, 24
HSL 121.9°, 51.2, 51 hsl(121.9,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 121.9°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 69.599, -59.004, 50.754
XYZ 22.643, 40.182, 12.357
xyY 0.301, 0.534, 40.182
CIE-LCH 69.599, 77.83, 139.299
CIE-LUV 69.599, -55.297, 70.193
Hunter-Lab 63.389, -47.17, 32.815
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01000110

Color Schemes with #42c246

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Alternatives to #42c246

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#42c246 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c246

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c246;}
.background {background-color:#42c246;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c246

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, #010401 is the darkest color, while #f4fbf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c246

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c887c is the less saturated color, while #08fc10 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c246 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f9880 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1ae49 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4a65b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93b548 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb053 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fbc97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population