#42ca49 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca49 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 28.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 63.9% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 123.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca49 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff92 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca49 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca49 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca49 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:73 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377161.

Hex triplet 42ca49 #42ca49
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 73 rgb(66,202,73)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 28.6 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,28.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 64, 21
HSL 123.1°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(123.1,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 123.1°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.147, -61.438, 52.304
XYZ 24.569, 43.878, 13.478
xyY 0.3, 0.536, 43.878
CIE-LCH 72.147, 80.687, 139.591
CIE-LUV 72.147, -58.1, 72.907
Hunter-Lab 66.241, -49.715, 34.305
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01001001

Color Schemes with #42ca49

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Alternatives to #42ca49

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#42ca49 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca49

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca49;}
.background {background-color:#42ca49;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca49;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca49

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, #030a03 is the darkest color, while #fafefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca49

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838983 is the less saturated color, while #13f91f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca49 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839e84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b54b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcac5f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bc4a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b757 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c39d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population