#42c946 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c946 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 27.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 65.2% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 121.8 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42c946 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff8c with #009300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 27
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 65
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c946 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42c946 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c946 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:70 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.65, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376902.

Hex triplet 42c946 #42c946
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 70 rgb(66,201,70)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 27.5 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,27.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 65, 21
HSL 121.8°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(121.8,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 121.8°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.806, -61.407, 53.191
XYZ 24.238, 43.371, 12.888
xyY 0.301, 0.539, 43.371
CIE-LCH 71.806, 81.241, 139.101
CIE-LUV 71.806, -57.834, 73.526
Hunter-Lab 65.857, -49.556, 34.497
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 01000110

Color Schemes with #42c946

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Alternatives to #42c946

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#42c946 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c946

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c946;}
.background {background-color:#42c946;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c946;}

Shades and Tints of #42c946

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 #42c946

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838884 is the less saturated color, while #13f81a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c946 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
  • #829d83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b448 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbac5c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bb47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b654 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c29c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population