#42c249 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c249 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 28.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 62.4% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 123.3 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c249 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff92 with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 62
    • K 24
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#42c249 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c249 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c249 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:73 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.62, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375113.

Hex triplet 42c249 #42c249
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 73 rgb(66,194,73)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 28.6 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,28.6%)
CMYK 66, 0, 62, 24
HSL 123.3°, 51.2, 51 hsl(123.3,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 123.3°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 69.627, -58.681, 49.484
XYZ 22.74, 40.221, 12.868
xyY 0.3, 0.53, 40.221
CIE-LCH 69.627, 76.76, 139.86
CIE-LUV 69.627, -55.203, 69.051
Hunter-Lab 63.42, -46.982, 32.364
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01001001

Color Schemes with #42c249

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Alternatives to #42c249

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#42c249 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c249

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c249;}
.background {background-color:#42c249;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c249;}

Shades and Tints of #42c249

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 #42c249

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c887c is the less saturated color, while #08fc16 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c249 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
  • #c1ae4b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4a65e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93b54a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb056 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fbc99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population