#42cb56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb56 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 57.6% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 128.8 degrees, a saturation of 56.8% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cb56 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffac with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 58
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb56 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cb56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb56 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.58, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377430.

Hex triplet 42cb56 #42cb56
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 86 rgb(66,203,86)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 33.7 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,33.7%)
CMYK 67, 0, 58, 20
HSL 128.8°, 56.8, 52.7 hsl(128.8,56.8%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.8°, 67.5, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.588, -60.289, 47.048
XYZ 25.281, 44.54, 16.068
xyY 0.294, 0.519, 44.54
CIE-LCH 72.588, 76.474, 142.033
CIE-LUV 72.588, -58.012, 68.138
Hunter-Lab 66.738, -49.174, 32.442
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 01010110

Color Schemes with #42cb56

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Alternatives to #42cb56

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#42cb56 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb56

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cb56

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 #42cb56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838a84 is the less saturated color, while #14f935 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb56 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
  • #c9b657 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcae6a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd56 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b863 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c5a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population