#42cc38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc38 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 72.5% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 115.9 degrees, a saturation of 59.2% and a lightness of 51%. #42cc38 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff70 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 73
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc38 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cc38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc38 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.73, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377656.

Hex triplet 42cc38 #42cc38
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 56 rgb(66,204,56)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 22 rgb(25.9%,80%,22%)
CMYK 68, 0, 73, 20
HSL 115.9°, 59.2, 51 hsl(115.9,59.2%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.9°, 72.5, 80
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.646, -63.659, 59.517
XYZ 24.552, 44.627, 11.061
xyY 0.306, 0.556, 44.627
CIE-LCH 72.646, 87.148, 136.926
CIE-LUV 72.646, -59.288, 79.351
Hunter-Lab 66.804, -51.303, 36.945
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 00111000

Color Schemes with #42cc38

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Alternatives to #42cc38

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#42cc38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc38

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42cc38;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc38

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, #010401 is the darkest color, while #f4fcf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c897b is the less saturated color, while #18fc08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc38 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829e80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb63b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ad51 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99be3a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b848 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c598 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population