#42cc59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc59 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 56.4% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 130 degrees, a saturation of 57.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #42cc59 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb2 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 56
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc59 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cc59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc59 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.56, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377689.

Hex triplet 42cc59 #42cc59
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 89 rgb(66,204,89)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 34.9 rgb(25.9%,80%,34.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 56, 20
HSL 130°, 57.5, 52.9 hsl(130,57.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 130°, 67.6, 80
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 72.933, -60.258, 46.069
XYZ 25.641, 45.063, 16.797
xyY 0.293, 0.515, 45.063
CIE-LCH 72.933, 75.85, 142.601
CIE-LUV 72.933, -58.259, 67.314
Hunter-Lab 67.129, -49.294, 32.154
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 01011001

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Alternatives to #42cc59

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#42cc59 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42cc59

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, #030c05 is the darkest color, while #fbfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b84 is the less saturated color, while #14fa3a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc59 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85a18a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab75a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddaf6d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72c2d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98be59 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b965 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #60c6a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population