#42c256 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c256 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 55.7% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 129.4 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c256 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffac with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 34
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    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 56
    • K 24
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#42c256 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c256 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c256 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.56, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375126.

Hex triplet 42c256 #42c256
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 86 rgb(66,194,86)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 33.7 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,33.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 56, 24
HSL 129.4°, 51.2, 51 hsl(129.4,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 129.4°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 69.762, -57.108, 43.706
XYZ 23.217, 40.412, 15.38
xyY 0.294, 0.511, 40.412
CIE-LCH 69.762, 71.913, 142.573
CIE-LUV 69.762, -54.746, 63.538
Hunter-Lab 63.57, -46.056, 30.154
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01010110

Color Schemes with #42c256

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Alternatives to #42c256

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#42c256 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c256

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c256;}
.background {background-color:#42c256;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c256

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 #42c256

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c887e is the less saturated color, while #08fc2e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c256 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
  • #809984 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0ae57 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3a769 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6eb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92b557 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eb162 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ebc9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population