#42cd3a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd3a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 22.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 71.7% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 116.7 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42cd3a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff74 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 23
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 72
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd3a color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd3a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd3a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:58 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.72, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377914.

Hex triplet 42cd3a #42cd3a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 58 rgb(66,205,58)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 22.7 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,22.7%)
CMYK 68, 0, 72, 20
HSL 116.7°, 59.5, 51.6 hsl(116.7,59.5%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 116.7°, 71.7, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.974, -63.83, 59.129
XYZ 24.841, 45.124, 11.403
xyY 0.305, 0.555, 45.124
CIE-LCH 72.974, 87.009, 137.189
CIE-LUV 72.974, -59.595, 79.23
Hunter-Lab 67.174, -51.548, 36.957
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00111010

Color Schemes with #42cd3a

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Alternatives to #42cd3a

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#42cd3a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd3a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd3a;}
.background {background-color:#42cd3a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd3a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd3a

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, #020602 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd3a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d8b7d is the less saturated color, while #18fd0b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd3a 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839f81 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb73d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ae53 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf3c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b94a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c699 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population