#42c52b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c52b is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.2% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 111 degrees, a saturation of 64.2% and a lightness of 47.1%. #42c52b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c52b color description : Strong lime green.

#42c52b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c52b has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375851.

Hex triplet 42c52b #42c52b
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 43 rgb(66,197,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,16.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 78, 23
HSL 111°, 64.2, 47.1 hsl(111,64.2%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 111°, 78.2, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.36, -62.261, 61.593
XYZ 22.648, 41.263, 9.056
xyY 0.31, 0.566, 41.263
CIE-LCH 70.36, 87.58, 135.309
CIE-LUV 70.36, -57.056, 79.549
Hunter-Lab 64.236, -49.48, 36.606
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00101011

Color Schemes with #42c52b

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Alternatives to #42c52b

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#42c52b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c52b

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Shades and Tints of #42c52b

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, #010401 is the darkest color, while #f4fcf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c52b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767b75 is the less saturated color, while #28ea06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c52b 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
  • #c5b02f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9a846 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b82e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b23c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population