#42c522 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c522 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 82.7% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 108.2 degrees, a saturation of 70.6% and a lightness of 45.3%. #42c522 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff44 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 83
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c522 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c522 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c522 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.83, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375842.

Hex triplet 42c522 #42c522
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 34 rgb(66,197,34)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 13.3 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,13.3%)
CMYK 66, 0, 83, 23
HSL 108.2°, 70.6, 45.3 hsl(108.2,70.6%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.2°, 82.7, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.319, -62.757, 64.09
XYZ 22.501, 41.204, 8.281
xyY 0.313, 0.572, 41.204
CIE-LCH 70.319, 89.699, 134.398
CIE-LUV 70.319, -57.207, 81.335
Hunter-Lab 64.19, -49.764, 37.285
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100010

Color Schemes with #42c522

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Alternatives to #42c522

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#42c522 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c522

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c522;}
.background {background-color:#42c522;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c522;}

Shades and Tints of #42c522

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, #040d02 is the darkest color, while #fcfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c522

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737572 is the less saturated color, while #32e007 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c522 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
  • #c5b027 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa840 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b825 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b235 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population