#42c523 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c523 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 13.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 82.2% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 108.5 degrees, a saturation of 69.8% and a lightness of 45.5%. #42c523 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff46 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 82
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c523 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c523 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c523 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:35 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.82, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375843.

Hex triplet 42c523 #42c523
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 35 rgb(66,197,35)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 13.7 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,13.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 82, 23
HSL 108.5°, 69.8, 45.5 hsl(108.5,69.8%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.5°, 82.2, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.323, -62.708, 63.835
XYZ 22.515, 41.21, 8.358
xyY 0.312, 0.572, 41.21
CIE-LCH 70.323, 89.483, 134.49
CIE-LUV 70.323, -57.192, 81.157
Hunter-Lab 64.195, -49.736, 37.217
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100011

Color Schemes with #42c523

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Alternatives to #42c523

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#42c523 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c523

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c523;}
.background {background-color:#42c523;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c523;}

Shades and Tints of #42c523

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, #050e02 is the darkest color, while #fdfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c523

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747573 is the less saturated color, while #31e008 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c523 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
  • #c5b028 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa841 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b826 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b236 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population