#42c426 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c426 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.6% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 109.4 degrees, a saturation of 67.5% and a lightness of 45.9%. #42c426 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4c with #008900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c426 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c426 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c426 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375590.

Hex triplet 42c426 #42c426
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 38 rgb(66,196,38)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 14.9 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,14.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 81, 23
HSL 109.4°, 67.5, 45.9 hsl(109.4,67.5%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.4°, 80.6, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.019, -62.223, 62.74
XYZ 22.335, 40.776, 8.527
xyY 0.312, 0.569, 40.776
CIE-LCH 70.019, 88.363, 134.763
CIE-LUV 70.019, -56.783, 80.169
Hunter-Lab 63.856, -49.313, 36.782
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00100110

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Alternatives to #42c426

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#42c426 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c426

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c426;}
.background {background-color:#42c426;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c426

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, #050f03 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c426

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707c6e is the less saturated color, while #2be802 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c426 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c9677 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af2b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9a743 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b729 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b138 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd8c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population