#42c318 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c318 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 9.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.7% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 105.3 degrees, a saturation of 78.1% and a lightness of 42.9%. #42c318 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff30 with #008700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 88
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c318 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c318 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c318 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:24 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.88, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375320.

Hex triplet 42c318 #42c318
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 24 rgb(66,195,24)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 9.4 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,9.4%)
CMYK 66, 0, 88, 24
HSL 105.3°, 78.1, 42.9 hsl(105.3,78.1%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 105.3°, 87.7, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 69.649, -62.527, 65.766
XYZ 21.926, 40.252, 7.478
xyY 0.315, 0.578, 40.252
CIE-LCH 69.649, 90.746, 133.554
CIE-LUV 69.649, -56.614, 82.031
Hunter-Lab 63.445, -49.341, 37.423
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 00011000

Color Schemes with #42c318

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Alternatives to #42c318

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#42c318 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c318

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c318;}
.background {background-color:#42c318;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c318;}

Shades and Tints of #42c318

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, #010300 is the darkest color, while #f4fdf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c318

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6f6c is the less saturated color, while #39d407 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c318 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b9572 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ae1c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a63a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b61b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b02d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bc87 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population