#42c72c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c72c is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 77.9% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 111.5 degrees, a saturation of 63.8% and a lightness of 47.6%. #42c72c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff58 with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c72c color description : Strong lime green.

#42c72c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c72c has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376364.

Hex triplet 42c72c #42c72c
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 44 rgb(66,199,44)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 17.3 rgb(25.9%,78%,17.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 78, 22
HSL 111.5°, 63.8, 47.6 hsl(111.5,63.8%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.5°, 77.9, 78
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.998, -62.857, 61.897
XYZ 23.124, 42.185, 9.307
xyY 0.31, 0.565, 42.185
CIE-LCH 70.998, 88.217, 135.441
CIE-LUV 70.998, -57.757, 80.185
Hunter-Lab 64.95, -50.112, 36.969
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 00101100

Color Schemes with #42c72c

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Alternatives to #42c72c

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#42c72c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c72c

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.text {color:#42c72c;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c72c

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, #020601 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c72c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787c77 is the less saturated color, while #27ec07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c72c 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
  • #7f997a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b230 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba947 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b92f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b43d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c090 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population