#42c55c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c55c is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 36.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 53.3% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 131.9 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42c55c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb8 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 53
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c55c color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c55c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c55c has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:92 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.53, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375900.

Hex triplet 42c55c #42c55c
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 92 rgb(66,197,92)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 36.1 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,36.1%)
CMYK 66, 0, 53, 23
HSL 131.9°, 53, 51.6 hsl(131.9,53%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 131.9°, 66.5, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 70.775, -57.373, 42.061
XYZ 24.143, 41.861, 16.932
xyY 0.291, 0.505, 41.861
CIE-LCH 70.775, 71.14, 143.754
CIE-LUV 70.775, -55.609, 62.28
Hunter-Lab 64.7, -46.617, 29.774
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 01011100

Color Schemes with #42c55c

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#42c55c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c55c

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.background {background-color:#42c55c;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c55c

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 #42c55c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8c7e is the less saturated color, while #09fe3a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c55c 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
  • #c3b15d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a96f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fbcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b85c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb368 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5ebfa2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population