#42cc55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc55 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 58.3% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 128.3 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc55 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffaa with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 58
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc55 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cc55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc55 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.58, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377685.

Hex triplet 42cc55 #42cc55
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 85 rgb(66,204,85)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 33.3 rgb(25.9%,80%,33.3%)
CMYK 68, 0, 58, 20
HSL 128.3°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(128.3,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.3°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.89, -60.76, 47.859
XYZ 25.478, 44.997, 15.937
xyY 0.295, 0.521, 44.997
CIE-LCH 72.89, 77.345, 141.774
CIE-LUV 72.89, -58.408, 69.075
Hunter-Lab 67.08, -49.594, 32.87
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01010101

Color Schemes with #42cc55

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Alternatives to #42cc55

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#42cc55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc55;}
.background {background-color:#42cc55;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cc55

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 #42cc55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b84 is the less saturated color, while #14fa34 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc55 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
  • #cab756 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddae69 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98be56 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b962 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c6a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population