#42cc4a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc4a is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 29% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 63.7% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 123.5 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc4a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff94 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc4a color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cc4a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc4a has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:74 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377674.

Hex triplet 42cc4a #42cc4a
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 74 rgb(66,204,74)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 29 rgb(25.9%,80%,29%)
CMYK 68, 0, 64, 20
HSL 123.5°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(123.5,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 123.5°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.784, -62.013, 52.587
XYZ 25.074, 44.836, 13.811
xyY 0.299, 0.536, 44.836
CIE-LCH 72.784, 81.308, 139.702
CIE-LUV 72.784, -58.785, 73.49
Hunter-Lab 66.96, -50.337, 34.643
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01001010

Color Schemes with #42cc4a

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Alternatives to #42cc4a

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#42cc4a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc4a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc4a;}
.background {background-color:#42cc4a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cc4a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc4a

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, #030c04 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc4a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b83 is the less saturated color, while #14fa21 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc4a 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
  • #849f85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab64c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #deae60 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98be4b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b958 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c59f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population