#42ca55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca55 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 57.9% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 128.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca55 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffaa with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 58
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca55 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca55 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.58, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377173.

Hex triplet 42ca55 #42ca55
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 85 rgb(66,202,85)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 33.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,33.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 58, 21
HSL 128.4°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(128.4,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.4°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.264, -60.065, 47.127
XYZ 25.006, 44.053, 15.779
xyY 0.295, 0.519, 44.053
CIE-LCH 72.264, 76.346, 141.882
CIE-LUV 72.264, -57.69, 68.069
Hunter-Lab 66.372, -48.902, 32.365
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01010101

Color Schemes with #42ca55

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Alternatives to #42ca55

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#42ca55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca55;}
.background {background-color:#42ca55;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ca55

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, #030a04 is the darkest color, while #fafefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838984 is the less saturated color, while #13f933 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca55 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #849f87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b556 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbad69 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bc56 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b762 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c4a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population