#42cd37 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd37 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 21.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 73.2% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 115.6 degrees, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 51%. #42cd37 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6e with #009b00. 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

#42cd37 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd37 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd37 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:55 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.73, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377911.

Hex triplet 42cd37 #42cd37
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 55 rgb(66,205,55)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 21.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,21.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 73, 20
HSL 115.6°, 60, 51 hsl(115.6,60%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.6°, 73.2, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.954, -64.064, 60.184
XYZ 24.766, 45.094, 11.013
xyY 0.306, 0.558, 45.094
CIE-LCH 72.954, 87.9, 136.789
CIE-LUV 72.954, -59.668, 80.069
Hunter-Lab 67.152, -51.684, 37.283
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00110111

Color Schemes with #42cd37

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Alternatives to #42cd37

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#42cd37 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd37

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd37;}
.background {background-color:#42cd37;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd37

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 #42cd37

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8a7a is the less saturated color, while #19fd07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd37 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
  • #e1ae51 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b947 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c698 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population