#42c53e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c53e is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 24.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 68.5% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 118.2 degrees, a saturation of 53.8% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42c53e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff7c with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 69
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c53e color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c53e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c53e has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:62 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.69, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375870.

Hex triplet 42c53e #42c53e
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 62 rgb(66,197,62)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 24.3 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,24.3%)
CMYK 66, 0, 69, 23
HSL 118.2°, 53.8, 50.8 hsl(118.2,53.8%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 118.2°, 68.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.481, -60.817, 55.01
XYZ 23.081, 41.436, 11.339
xyY 0.304, 0.546, 41.436
CIE-LCH 70.481, 82.005, 137.87
CIE-LUV 70.481, -56.621, 74.384
Hunter-Lab 64.371, -48.645, 34.616
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00111110

Color Schemes with #42c53e

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Alternatives to #42c53e

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#42c53e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c53e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c53e;}
.background {background-color:#42c53e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c53e;}

Shades and Tints of #42c53e

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fbf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c53e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788b78 is the less saturated color, while #0cff04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c53e 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
  • #7f997e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b041 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a855 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b840 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b34d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60bf96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population