#42c851 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c851 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 59.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 126.7 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42c851 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffa2 with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 60
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c851 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c851 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c851 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.6, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376657.

Hex triplet 42c851 #42c851
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 81 rgb(66,200,81)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 31.8 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,31.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 60, 22
HSL 126.7°, 54.9, 52.2 hsl(126.7,54.9%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 126.7°, 67, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 71.595, -59.854, 48.169
XYZ 24.385, 43.059, 14.81
xyY 0.296, 0.523, 43.059
CIE-LCH 71.595, 76.829, 141.173
CIE-LUV 71.595, -57.112, 68.773
Hunter-Lab 65.619, -48.501, 32.552
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 01010001

Color Schemes with #42c851

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Alternatives to #42c851

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#42c851 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c851

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c851;}
.background {background-color:#42c851;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c851;}

Shades and Tints of #42c851

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, #020903 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c851

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848684 is the less saturated color, while #13f72d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c851 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829d85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b353 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9ab65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96bb52 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b65e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c29f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population