#42c74d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c74d is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 30.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 61.3% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 125 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c74d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff9a with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 61
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c74d color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c74d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c74d has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:77 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.61, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376397.

Hex triplet 42c74d #42c74d
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 77 rgb(66,199,77)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 30.2 rgb(25.9%,78%,30.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 61, 22
HSL 125°, 54.3, 52 hsl(125,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 125°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 71.241, -59.971, 49.551
XYZ 24.008, 42.539, 13.966
xyY 0.298, 0.528, 42.539
CIE-LCH 71.241, 77.794, 140.435
CIE-LUV 71.241, -56.889, 69.915
Hunter-Lab 65.222, -48.431, 32.959
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 01001101

Color Schemes with #42c74d

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Alternatives to #42c74d

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#42c74d Preview

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.text {color:#42c74d;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c74d

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, #020803 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c74d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848584 is the less saturated color, while #13f626 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c74d 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819c83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b24f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9aa62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95ba4e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b55a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c19d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population