#42c539 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c539 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 22.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 71.1% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 116.1 degrees, a saturation of 55.1% and a lightness of 49.8%. #42c539 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff72 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 71
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c539 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c539 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c539 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:57 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.71, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375865.

Hex triplet 42c539 #42c539
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 57 rgb(66,197,57)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 22.4 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,22.4%)
CMYK 66, 0, 71, 23
HSL 116.1°, 55.1, 49.8 hsl(116.1,55.1%,49.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 116.1°, 71.1, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.444, -61.251, 56.895
XYZ 22.95, 41.384, 10.649
xyY 0.306, 0.552, 41.384
CIE-LCH 70.444, 83.598, 137.112
CIE-LUV 70.444, -56.751, 75.93
Hunter-Lab 64.33, -48.897, 35.217
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00111001

Color Schemes with #42c539

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Alternatives to #42c539

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#42c539 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c539

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c539;}
.background {background-color:#42c539;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c539;}

Shades and Tints of #42c539

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, #050e04 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c539

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e817d is the less saturated color, while #17f608 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c539 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f997d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b03d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a851 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b83b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b248 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60be94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population