#42c520 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c520 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 83.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 107.6 degrees, a saturation of 72.1% and a lightness of 44.9%. #42c520 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff40 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 84
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c520 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c520 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c520 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.84, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375840.

Hex triplet 42c520 #42c520
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 32 rgb(66,197,32)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 12.5 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,12.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 84, 23
HSL 107.6°, 72.1, 44.9 hsl(107.6,72.1%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.6°, 83.8, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.311, -62.852, 64.583
XYZ 22.473, 41.193, 8.133
xyY 0.313, 0.574, 41.193
CIE-LCH 70.311, 90.118, 134.222
CIE-LUV 70.311, -57.236, 81.677
Hunter-Lab 64.182, -49.818, 37.414
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100000

Color Schemes with #42c520

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Alternatives to #42c520

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#42c520 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c520

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c520;}
.background {background-color:#42c520;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c520;}

Shades and Tints of #42c520

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, #040b02 is the darkest color, while #fafefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c520

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71766f is the less saturated color, while #32df06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c520 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
  • #7c9776 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b025 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa83f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b823 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b234 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population