#42cb40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb40 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 68.5% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 119.1 degrees, a saturation of 57.2% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42cb40 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff80 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 68
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb40 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb40 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.68, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377408.

Hex triplet 42cb40 #42cb40
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 64 rgb(66,203,64)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 25.1 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,25.1%)
CMYK 67, 0, 68, 20
HSL 119.1°, 57.2, 52.4 hsl(119.1,57.2%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 119.1°, 68.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.387, -62.655, 56.246
XYZ 24.527, 44.238, 12.096
xyY 0.303, 0.547, 44.238
CIE-LCH 72.387, 84.198, 138.085
CIE-LUV 72.387, -58.725, 76.497
Hunter-Lab 66.512, -50.572, 35.775
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01000000

Color Schemes with #42cb40

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Alternatives to #42cb40

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#42cb40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb40;}
.background {background-color:#42cb40;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb40;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb40

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, #030903 is the darkest color, while #f9fdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828a81 is the less saturated color, while #15fa11 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb40 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829d82 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab543 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dead57 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74c0cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd42 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b84f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c49b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population