#42c253 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c253 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 32.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 57.2% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 128 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c253 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffa6 with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 57
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c253 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c253 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c253 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:83 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.57, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375123.

Hex triplet 42c253 #42c253
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 83 rgb(66,194,83)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 32.5 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,32.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 57, 24
HSL 128°, 51.2, 51 hsl(128,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 128°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 69.728, -57.496, 45.075
XYZ 23.099, 40.364, 14.757
xyY 0.295, 0.516, 40.364
CIE-LCH 69.728, 73.058, 141.905
CIE-LUV 69.728, -54.858, 64.891
Hunter-Lab 63.533, -46.286, 30.702
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01010011

Color Schemes with #42c253

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Alternatives to #42c253

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#42c253 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c253

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c253;}
.background {background-color:#42c253;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c253;}

Shades and Tints of #42c253

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, #010402 is the darkest color, while #f4fbf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c253

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c887d is the less saturated color, while #08fc29 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c253 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809983 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1ae55 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3a767 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92b554 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eb05f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ebc9d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population