#42cd3e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd3e is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 24.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 69.8% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 118.3 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 52.4%. #42cd3e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff7c 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

#42cd3e color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd3e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd3e has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:62 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.7, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377918.

Hex triplet 42cd3e #42cd3e
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 62 rgb(66,205,62)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 24.3 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,24.3%)
CMYK 68, 0, 70, 20
HSL 118.3°, 58.8, 52.4 hsl(118.3,58.8%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 118.3°, 69.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 73.001, -63.497, 57.667
XYZ 24.946, 45.166, 11.96
xyY 0.304, 0.55, 45.166
CIE-LCH 73.001, 85.775, 137.755
CIE-LUV 73.001, -59.493, 78.04
Hunter-Lab 67.206, -51.353, 36.492
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00111110

Color Schemes with #42cd3e

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Alternatives to #42cd3e

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#42cd3e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd3e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd3e;}
.background {background-color:#42cd3e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd3e;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd3e

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, #030a02 is the darkest color, while #f9fdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd3e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #808c7f is the less saturated color, while #16fc0f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd3e 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
  • #ccb741 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ae56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf40 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b94d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c69b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population