#42c261 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c261 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.1% green and 38% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66% cyan, 0% magenta, 50% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 134.5 degrees, a saturation of 51.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42c261 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffc2 with #008500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 50
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c261 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c261 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c261 has RGB values of R:66, G:194, B:97 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.5, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375137.

Hex triplet 42c261 #42c261
RGB Decimal 66, 194, 97 rgb(66,194,97)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.1, 38 rgb(25.9%,76.1%,38%)
CMYK 66, 0, 50, 24
HSL 134.5°, 51.2, 51 hsl(134.5,51.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 134.5°, 66, 76.1
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 69.897, -55.56, 38.542
XYZ 23.695, 40.603, 17.897
xyY 0.288, 0.494, 40.603
CIE-LCH 69.897, 67.62, 145.251
CIE-LUV 69.897, -54.305, 58.174
Hunter-Lab 63.72, -45.134, 27.952
Binary 01000010, 11000010, 01100001

Color Schemes with #42c261

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Alternatives to #42c261

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#42c261 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c261

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c261;}
.background {background-color:#42c261;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c261

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 #f4fbf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c261

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c887f is the less saturated color, while #08fc43 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c261 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819b87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0af61 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1a773 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6dbac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92b661 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9db16c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5dbda2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population