#42c42b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c42b is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.1% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 111 degrees, a saturation of 64% and a lightness of 46.9%. #42c42b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #008900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c42b color description : Strong lime green.

#42c42b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c42b has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375595.

Hex triplet 42c42b #42c42b
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 43 rgb(66,196,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,16.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 78, 23
HSL 111°, 64, 46.9 hsl(111,64%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 111°, 78.1, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.043, -61.931, 61.29
XYZ 22.422, 40.81, 8.981
xyY 0.31, 0.565, 40.81
CIE-LCH 70.043, 87.132, 135.298
CIE-LUV 70.043, -56.695, 79.118
Hunter-Lab 63.883, -49.146, 36.383
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00101011

Color Schemes with #42c42b

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#42c42b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c42b;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c42b

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fcf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c42b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757a75 is the less saturated color, while #28e906 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c42b 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d9779 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af2f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a746 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b72e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b13c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd8e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population