#42ca5f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca5f is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 37.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 53% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 132.8 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 52.5%. #42ca5f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffbe 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

#42ca5f color description : Moderate lime green.

#42ca5f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca5f has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:95 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.53, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377183.

Hex triplet 42ca5f #42ca5f
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 95 rgb(66,202,95)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 37.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,37.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 53, 21
HSL 132.8°, 56.2, 52.5 hsl(132.8,56.2%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 132.8°, 67.3, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.377, -58.746, 42.565
XYZ 25.431, 44.223, 18.022
xyY 0.29, 0.504, 44.223
CIE-LCH 72.377, 72.546, 144.074
CIE-LUV 72.377, -57.301, 63.468
Hunter-Lab 66.501, -48.113, 30.483
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 01011111

Color Schemes with #42ca5f

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Alternatives to #42ca5f

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#42ca5f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca5f

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #42ca5f;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca5f

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 #42ca5f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838984 is the less saturated color, while #13f944 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca5f 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
  • #c7b55f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daad72 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bd5f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b86b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5fc4a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population