#42cb4c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb4c is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 62.6% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 124.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb4c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff98 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 63
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb4c color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb4c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb4c has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.63, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377420.

Hex triplet 42cb4c #42cb4c
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 76 rgb(66,203,76)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 29.8 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,29.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 63, 20
HSL 124.4°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(124.4,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 124.4°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.488, -61.458, 51.398
XYZ 24.906, 44.39, 14.093
xyY 0.299, 0.532, 44.39
CIE-LCH 72.488, 80.118, 140.094
CIE-LUV 72.488, -58.363, 72.252
Hunter-Lab 66.626, -49.868, 34.097
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01001100

Color Schemes with #42cb4c

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Alternatives to #42cb4c

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#42cb4c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb4c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb4c;}
.background {background-color:#42cb4c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb4c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb4c

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, #030b04 is the darkest color, while #fbfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb4c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a83 is the less saturated color, while #14f924 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb4c 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #849f86 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b64e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddad61 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd4d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b859 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c49f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population