#42c42d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c42d is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 77% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 111.7 degrees, a saturation of 62.7% and a lightness of 47.3%. #42c42d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5a with #008900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 77
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c42d color description : Strong lime green.

#42c42d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c42d has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.77, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375597.

Hex triplet 42c42d #42c42d
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 45 rgb(66,196,45)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 17.6 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,17.6%)
CMYK 66, 0, 77, 23
HSL 111.7°, 62.7, 47.3 hsl(111.7,62.7%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.7°, 77, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.054, -61.804, 60.673
XYZ 22.459, 40.826, 9.179
xyY 0.31, 0.563, 40.826
CIE-LCH 70.054, 86.608, 135.529
CIE-LUV 70.054, -56.656, 78.662
Hunter-Lab 63.895, -49.073, 36.209
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00101101

Color Schemes with #42c42d

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Alternatives to #42c42d

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#42c42d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c42d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c42d;}
.background {background-color:#42c42d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c42d;}

Shades and Tints of #42c42d

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, #020501 is the darkest color, while #f5fcf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c42d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787a77 is the less saturated color, while #27e908 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c42d 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
  • #c4af31 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a748 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b730 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b13e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd8f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population