#42ca3d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca3d is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 23.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 69.8% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 117.9 degrees, a saturation of 57.1% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42ca3d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff7a with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 70
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca3d color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca3d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca3d has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:61 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.7, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377149.

Hex triplet 42ca3d #42ca3d
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 61 rgb(66,202,61)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 23.9 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,23.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 70, 21
HSL 117.9°, 57.1, 51.6 hsl(117.9,57.1%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 117.9°, 69.8, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.05, -62.586, 57.053
XYZ 24.208, 43.734, 11.58
xyY 0.304, 0.55, 43.734
CIE-LCH 72.05, 84.688, 137.648
CIE-LUV 72.05, -58.448, 76.986
Hunter-Lab 66.132, -50.388, 35.91
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00111101

Color Schemes with #42ca3d

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Alternatives to #42ca3d

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#42ca3d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca3d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca3d;}
.background {background-color:#42ca3d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca3d;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca3d

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, #020602 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca3d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #808880 is the less saturated color, while #16fa0e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca3d 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
  • #819c80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b440 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddac55 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc3f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b74c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c399 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population