#42c942 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c942 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 67.2% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c942 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #009300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 67
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c942 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c942 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c942 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.67, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376898.

Hex triplet 42c942 #42c942
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 66 rgb(66,201,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,25.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 67, 21
HSL 120°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(120,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.773, -61.798, 54.795
XYZ 24.115, 43.323, 12.245
xyY 0.303, 0.544, 43.323
CIE-LCH 71.773, 82.593, 138.437
CIE-LUV 71.773, -57.952, 74.915
Hunter-Lab 65.82, -49.785, 35.044
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42c942

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Alternatives to #42c942

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#42c942 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c942

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c942;}
.background {background-color:#42c942;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c942;}

Shades and Tints of #42c942

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, #030903 is the darkest color, while #f9fdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c942

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838883 is the less saturated color, while #13f813 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c942 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
  • #c8b445 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcab59 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bb44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b650 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c29a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population