#42c72e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c72e is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 76.9% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 112.2 degrees, a saturation of 62.4% and a lightness of 48%. #42c72e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5c with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 77
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c72e color description : Strong lime green.

#42c72e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c72e has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.77, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376366.

Hex triplet 42c72e #42c72e
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 46 rgb(66,199,46)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 18 rgb(25.9%,78%,18%)
CMYK 67, 0, 77, 22
HSL 112.2°, 62.4, 48 hsl(112.2,62.4%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.2°, 76.9, 78
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.009, -62.729, 61.28
XYZ 23.162, 42.2, 9.509
xyY 0.309, 0.564, 42.2
CIE-LCH 71.009, 87.694, 135.67
CIE-LUV 71.009, -57.718, 79.727
Hunter-Lab 64.962, -50.039, 36.794
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 00101110

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Alternatives to #42c72e

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#42c72e Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42c72e

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, #030802 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c72e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7c79 is the less saturated color, while #26ed08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c72e 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
  • #7f997b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b232 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba949 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b930 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b43f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c091 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population