#42c526 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c526 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.7% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 109.4 degrees, a saturation of 67.7% and a lightness of 46.1%. #42c526 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4c with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c526 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c526 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c526 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375846.

Hex triplet 42c526 #42c526
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 38 rgb(66,197,38)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 14.9 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,14.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 81, 23
HSL 109.4°, 67.7, 46.1 hsl(109.4,67.7%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.4°, 80.7, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.336, -62.551, 63.035
XYZ 22.562, 41.229, 8.603
xyY 0.312, 0.57, 41.229
CIE-LCH 70.336, 88.804, 134.779
CIE-LUV 70.336, -57.144, 80.592
Hunter-Lab 64.21, -49.646, 37.003
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100110

Color Schemes with #42c526

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Alternatives to #42c526

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#42c526 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c526

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c526;}
.background {background-color:#42c526;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c526;}

Shades and Tints of #42c526

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, #051003 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c526

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717d6e is the less saturated color, while #2be902 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c526 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
  • #7d9778 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b02b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa843 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b829 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b238 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population