#42cd40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd40 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 68.8% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 119.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.5% and a lightness of 52.7%. #42cd40 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff80 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 69
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd40 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd40 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.69, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377920.

Hex triplet 42cd40 #42cd40
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 64 rgb(66,205,64)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 25.1 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,25.1%)
CMYK 68, 0, 69, 20
HSL 119.1°, 58.5, 52.7 hsl(119.1,58.5%,52.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 119.1°, 68.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 73.016, -63.321, 56.912
XYZ 25.002, 45.189, 12.255
xyY 0.303, 0.548, 45.189
CIE-LCH 73.016, 85.139, 138.051
CIE-LUV 73.016, -59.439, 77.413
Hunter-Lab 67.223, -51.25, 36.247
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01000000

Color Schemes with #42cd40

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Alternatives to #42cd40

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#42cd40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd40;}
.background {background-color:#42cd40;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd40;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd40

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, #030b03 is the darkest color, while #fbfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818c81 is the less saturated color, while #15fb12 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd40 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
  • #cbb743 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ae58 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf42 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b94f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c69c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population