#42c55a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c55a is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 35.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 54.3% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 131 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c55a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb4 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 54
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c55a color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c55a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c55a has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:90 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.54, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375898.

Hex triplet 42c55a #42c55a
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 90 rgb(66,197,90)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 35.3 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,35.3%)
CMYK 66, 0, 54, 23
HSL 131°, 53, 51.6 hsl(131,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 131°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 70.751, -57.648, 42.991
XYZ 24.057, 41.827, 16.478
xyY 0.292, 0.508, 41.827
CIE-LCH 70.751, 71.913, 143.286
CIE-LUV 70.751, -55.688, 63.236
Hunter-Lab 64.674, -46.781, 30.165
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 01011010

Color Schemes with #42c55a

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Alternatives to #42c55a

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#42c55a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c55a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c55a;}
.background {background-color:#42c55a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c55a;}

Shades and Tints of #42c55a

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, #020603 is the darkest color, while #f6fcf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c55a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c7e is the less saturated color, while #09fe36 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c55a 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829c87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3b15b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a96d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fbcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b85a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb366 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fbfa1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population