#42c72b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c72b is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.4% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 111.2 degrees, a saturation of 64.5% and a lightness of 47.5%. #42c72b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 22
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#42c72b color description : Strong lime green.

#42c72b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c72b has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376363.

Hex triplet 42c72b #42c72b
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 43 rgb(66,199,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,78%,16.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 78, 22
HSL 111.2°, 64.5, 47.5 hsl(111.2,64.5%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.2°, 78.4, 78
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.993, -62.918, 62.198
XYZ 23.105, 42.177, 9.209
xyY 0.31, 0.566, 42.177
CIE-LCH 70.993, 88.472, 135.33
CIE-LUV 70.993, -57.776, 80.407
Hunter-Lab 64.944, -50.148, 37.054
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 00101011

Color Schemes with #42c72b

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Alternatives to #42c72b

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#42c72b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c72b

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, #020501 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c72b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777d75 is the less saturated color, while #28ec06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c72b 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e9979 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b22f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba947 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b92e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b43c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c090 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population