#42c72f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c72f is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 18.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 76.4% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 112.5 degrees, a saturation of 61.8% and a lightness of 48.2%. #42c72f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5e with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 76
    • K 22
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#42c72f color description : Strong lime green.

#42c72f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c72f has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:47 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.76, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376367.

Hex triplet 42c72f #42c72f
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 47 rgb(66,199,47)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 18.4 rgb(25.9%,78%,18.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 76, 22
HSL 112.5°, 61.8, 48.2 hsl(112.5,61.8%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.5°, 76.4, 78
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.014, -62.663, 60.964
XYZ 23.182, 42.208, 9.614
xyY 0.309, 0.563, 42.208
CIE-LCH 71.014, 87.426, 135.788
CIE-LUV 71.014, -57.698, 79.49
Hunter-Lab 64.968, -50.001, 36.703
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 00101111

Color Schemes with #42c72f

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Alternatives to #42c72f

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#42c72f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c72f

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Shades and Tints of #42c72f

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, #030902 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c72f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #26ed09 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c72f 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
  • #c6b233 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba94a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b931 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b440 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c092 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population