#42ca36 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca36 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 21.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 73.3% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 115.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.3% and a lightness of 50.2%. #42ca36 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6c with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 21
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 73
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca36 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca36 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca36 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:54 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.73, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377142.

Hex triplet 42ca36 #42ca36
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 54 rgb(66,202,54)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 21.2 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,21.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 73, 21
HSL 115.1°, 58.3, 50.2 hsl(115.1,58.3%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.1°, 73.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.003, -63.154, 59.576
XYZ 24.032, 43.663, 10.651
xyY 0.307, 0.557, 43.663
CIE-LCH 72.003, 86.82, 136.67
CIE-LUV 72.003, -58.621, 79.015
Hunter-Lab 66.078, -50.719, 36.698
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00110110

Color Schemes with #42ca36

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Alternatives to #42ca36

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#42ca36 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca36

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca36;}
.background {background-color:#42ca36;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca36;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca36

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f1fbf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca36

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b867a is the less saturated color, while #19fb05 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca36 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809c7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b43a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #deac4f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc38 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b746 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c396 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population