#42cd36 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd36 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 21.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 73.7% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 115.2 degrees, a saturation of 60.2% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42cd36 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6c with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 21
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 74
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd36 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd36 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd36 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:54 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.74, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377910.

Hex triplet 42cd36 #42cd36
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 54 rgb(66,205,54)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 21.2 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,21.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 74, 20
HSL 115.2°, 60.2, 50.8 hsl(115.2,60.2%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.2°, 73.7, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.948, -64.139, 60.527
XYZ 24.743, 45.085, 10.888
xyY 0.307, 0.559, 45.085
CIE-LCH 72.948, 88.189, 136.66
CIE-LUV 72.948, -59.691, 80.338
Hunter-Lab 67.145, -51.728, 37.387
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00110110

Color Schemes with #42cd36

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Alternatives to #42cd36

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#42cd36 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd36

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd36;}
.background {background-color:#42cd36;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd36;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd36

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fcf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd36

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b897a is the less saturated color, while #19fd06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd36 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
  • #ccb73a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ae50 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf38 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b946 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c698 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population