#42c842 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c842 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 67% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c842 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

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

#42c842 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c842 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c842 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.67, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376642.

Hex triplet 42c842 #42c842
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 66 rgb(66,200,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,25.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 67, 22
HSL 120°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(120,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.458, -61.46, 54.456
XYZ 23.883, 42.858, 12.168
xyY 0.303, 0.543, 42.858
CIE-LCH 71.458, 82.115, 138.458
CIE-LUV 71.458, -57.592, 74.45
Hunter-Lab 65.466, -49.446, 34.806
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42c842

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Alternatives to #42c842

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#42c842 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c842

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c842;}
.background {background-color:#42c842;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c842;}

Shades and Tints of #42c842

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, #020902 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c842

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848684 is the less saturated color, while #13f713 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c842 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
  • #819c81 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b345 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbab59 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96ba44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b550 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c199 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population