#42cc22 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc22 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 83.3% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 108.7 degrees, a saturation of 71.4% and a lightness of 46.7%. #42cc22 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff44 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 83
    • K 20
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#42cc22 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cc22 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc22 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.83, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377634.

Hex triplet 42cc22 #42cc22
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 34 rgb(66,204,34)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 13.3 rgb(25.9%,80%,13.3%)
CMYK 68, 0, 83, 20
HSL 108.7°, 71.4, 46.7 hsl(108.7,71.4%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.7°, 83.3, 80
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.533, -65.021, 66.097
XYZ 24.127, 44.457, 8.823
xyY 0.312, 0.574, 44.457
CIE-LCH 72.533, 92.718, 134.53
CIE-LUV 72.533, -59.71, 84.252
Hunter-Lab 66.676, -52.092, 38.828
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 00100010

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Alternatives to #42cc22

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#42cc22 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc22

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc22;}
.background {background-color:#42cc22;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc22

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, #010200 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc22

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757a74 is the less saturated color, while #31e707 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc22 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809b79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb626 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ad42 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99be25 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b836 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c590 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population