#42c759 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c759 is composed of 25.9% red, 78% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 55.3% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 130.4 degrees, a saturation of 54.3% and a lightness of 52%. #42c759 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb2 with #008f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 55
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c759 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c759 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c759 has RGB values of R:66, G:199, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.55, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376409.

Hex triplet 42c759 #42c759
RGB Decimal 66, 199, 89 rgb(66,199,89)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78, 34.9 rgb(25.9%,78%,34.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 55, 22
HSL 130.4°, 54.3, 52 hsl(130.4,54.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 130.4°, 66.8, 78
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 71.367, -58.496, 44.205
XYZ 24.472, 42.724, 16.408
xyY 0.293, 0.511, 42.724
CIE-LCH 71.367, 73.32, 142.922
CIE-LUV 71.367, -56.454, 64.744
Hunter-Lab 65.364, -47.557, 30.872
Binary 01000010, 11000111, 01011001

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Alternatives to #42c759

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#42c759 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42c759

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 #42c759

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848584 is the less saturated color, while #13f63a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c759 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839d87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b35a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7ab6c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95ba59 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1b565 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc1a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population