#42ca5a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca5a is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 35.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 55.4% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 130.6 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca5a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb4 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 55
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca5a color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca5a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca5a has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:90 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.55, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377178.

Hex triplet 42ca5a #42ca5a
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 90 rgb(66,202,90)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 35.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,35.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 55, 21
HSL 130.6°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(130.6,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 130.6°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.319, -59.425, 44.87
XYZ 25.211, 44.135, 16.863
xyY 0.292, 0.512, 44.135
CIE-LCH 72.319, 74.463, 142.945
CIE-LUV 72.319, -57.5, 65.833
Hunter-Lab 66.434, -48.521, 31.455
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01011010

Color Schemes with #42ca5a

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Alternatives to #42ca5a

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#42ca5a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca5a

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42ca5a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca5a;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca5a

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 #42ca5a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838984 is the less saturated color, while #13f93c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca5a 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #84a089 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b55b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daad6e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bc5a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3b766 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c4a4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population