#42ca5e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca5e is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 36.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 53.5% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 132.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca5e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffbc with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 37
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 53
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca5e color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca5e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca5e has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:94 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.53, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377182.

Hex triplet 42ca5e #42ca5e
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 94 rgb(66,202,94)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 36.9 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,36.9%)
CMYK 67, 0, 53, 21
HSL 132.4°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(132.4,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 132.4°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.365, -58.885, 43.03
XYZ 25.386, 44.205, 17.784
xyY 0.291, 0.506, 44.205
CIE-LCH 72.365, 72.932, 143.843
CIE-LUV 72.365, -57.341, 63.951
Hunter-Lab 66.487, -48.197, 30.682
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01011110

Color Schemes with #42ca5e

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Alternatives to #42ca5e

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#42ca5e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca5e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca5e;}
.background {background-color:#42ca5e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca5e;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca5e

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 #fafefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca5e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838984 is the less saturated color, while #13f943 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca5e 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
  • #84a08a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b55e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daad71 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bd5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b86a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc4a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population