#42cb55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb55 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 58.1% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 128.3 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb55 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffaa with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 58
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb55 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb55 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.58, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377429.

Hex triplet 42cb55 #42cb55
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 85 rgb(66,203,85)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 33.3 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,33.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 58, 20
HSL 128.3°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(128.3,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.3°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.577, -60.413, 47.493
XYZ 25.241, 44.524, 15.858
xyY 0.295, 0.52, 44.524
CIE-LCH 72.577, 76.846, 141.827
CIE-LUV 72.577, -58.049, 68.573
Hunter-Lab 66.726, -49.248, 32.618
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01010101

Color Schemes with #42cb55

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Alternatives to #42cb55

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#42cb55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb55;}
.background {background-color:#42cb55;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb55;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb55

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 #42cb55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a84 is the less saturated color, while #14f934 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb55 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
  • #84a088 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b656 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcae69 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd56 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b862 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c5a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population