#42cd3d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd3d is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 23.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 70.2% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 117.9 degrees, a saturation of 59% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42cd3d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff7a with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 70
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd3d color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd3d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd3d has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:61 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.7, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377917.

Hex triplet 42cd3d #42cd3d
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 61 rgb(66,205,61)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 23.9 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,23.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 70, 20
HSL 117.9°, 59, 52.2 hsl(117.9,59%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 117.9°, 70.2, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.994, -63.582, 58.038
XYZ 24.919, 45.155, 11.817
xyY 0.304, 0.551, 45.155
CIE-LCH 72.994, 86.088, 137.61
CIE-LUV 72.994, -59.519, 78.345
Hunter-Lab 67.198, -51.403, 36.612
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00111101

Color Schemes with #42cd3d

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Alternatives to #42cd3d

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#42cd3d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd3d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd3d;}
.background {background-color:#42cd3d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd3d;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd3d

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, #020902 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd3d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8b7f is the less saturated color, while #16fc0e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd3d 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
  • #839f82 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb740 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ae55 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf3f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b94c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c69b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population