#42c52e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c52e is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 76.6% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 112.1 degrees, a saturation of 62.1% and a lightness of 47.6%. #42c52e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5c with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 77
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c52e color description : Strong lime green.

#42c52e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c52e has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.77, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375854.

Hex triplet 42c52e #42c52e
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 46 rgb(66,197,46)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 18 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,18%)
CMYK 66, 0, 77, 23
HSL 112.1°, 62.1, 47.6 hsl(112.1,62.1%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.1°, 76.6, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.376, -62.069, 60.665
XYZ 22.705, 41.286, 9.357
xyY 0.31, 0.563, 41.286
CIE-LCH 70.376, 86.792, 135.655
CIE-LUV 70.376, -56.998, 78.86
Hunter-Lab 64.254, -49.369, 36.344
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00101110

Color Schemes with #42c52e

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Alternatives to #42c52e

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#42c52e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c52e

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.text {color:#42c52e;}
.background {background-color:#42c52e;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c52e

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, #020601 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c52e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #797a79 is the less saturated color, while #27ea09 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c52e 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e987a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b032 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9a849 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b831 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b23f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be90 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population