#42cb38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb38 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 72.4% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 115.9 degrees, a saturation of 58.6% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42cb38 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff70 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 72
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb38 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb38 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.72, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377400.

Hex triplet 42cb38 #42cb38
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 56 rgb(66,203,56)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 22 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,22%)
CMYK 67, 0, 72, 20
HSL 115.9°, 58.6, 50.8 hsl(115.9,58.6%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.9°, 72.4, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.331, -63.329, 59.197
XYZ 24.315, 44.153, 10.982
xyY 0.306, 0.556, 44.153
CIE-LCH 72.331, 86.688, 136.932
CIE-LUV 72.331, -58.932, 78.907
Hunter-Lab 66.448, -50.966, 36.714
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00111000

Color Schemes with #42cb38

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Alternatives to #42cb38

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#42cb38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb38

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb38;}
.background {background-color:#42cb38;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cb38

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fcf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c877c is the less saturated color, while #18fb08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb38 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819d7f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab53b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfad51 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd3a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b848 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c497 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population