#42c55b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c55b is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 53.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 131.5 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c55b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb6 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 54
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c55b color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c55b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c55b has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.54, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375899.

Hex triplet 42c55b #42c55b
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 91 rgb(66,197,91)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 35.7 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,35.7%)
CMYK 66, 0, 54, 23
HSL 131.5°, 53, 51.6 hsl(131.5,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 131.5°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 70.763, -57.512, 42.527
XYZ 24.1, 41.844, 16.704
xyY 0.292, 0.506, 41.844
CIE-LCH 70.763, 71.527, 143.519
CIE-LUV 70.763, -55.648, 62.761
Hunter-Lab 64.687, -46.7, 29.971
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 01011011

Color Schemes with #42c55b

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Alternatives to #42c55b

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#42c55b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c55b

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42c55b

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 #42c55b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c7e is the less saturated color, while #09fe38 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c55b 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
  • #c3b15c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a96e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fbcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b85b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb367 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ebfa2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population