#42cb49 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb49 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 28.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 64% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 123.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb49 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff92 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb49 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb49 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb49 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:73 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377417.

Hex triplet 42cb49 #42cb49
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 73 rgb(66,203,73)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 28.6 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,28.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 64, 20
HSL 123.1°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(123.1,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 123.1°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.461, -61.778, 52.652
XYZ 24.804, 44.349, 13.556
xyY 0.3, 0.536, 44.349
CIE-LCH 72.461, 81.172, 139.56
CIE-LUV 72.461, -58.459, 73.384
Hunter-Lab 66.595, -50.057, 34.547
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01001001

Color Schemes with #42cb49

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Alternatives to #42cb49

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#42cb49 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb49

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb49;}
.background {background-color:#42cb49;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cb49

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, #030b03 is the darkest color, while #fbfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb49

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a83 is the less saturated color, while #14f91f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb49 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839e84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b54b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddad5f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd4a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b857 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c49e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population