#42cd46 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd46 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 27.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 65.9% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 121.7 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd46 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff8c with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 27
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 66
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd46 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd46 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd46 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:70 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.66, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377926.

Hex triplet 42cd46 #42cd46
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 70 rgb(66,205,70)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 27.5 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,27.5%)
CMYK 68, 0, 66, 20
HSL 121.7°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(121.7,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 121.7°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 73.063, -62.758, 54.565
XYZ 25.182, 45.261, 13.203
xyY 0.301, 0.541, 45.261
CIE-LCH 73.063, 83.162, 138.995
CIE-LUV 73.063, -59.267, 75.408
Hunter-Lab 67.276, -50.919, 35.457
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01000110

Color Schemes with #42cd46

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Alternatives to #42cd46

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#42cd46 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd46

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd46;}
.background {background-color:#42cd46;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd46

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, #030d04 is the darkest color, while #fcfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd46

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d83 is the less saturated color, while #14fb1b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd46 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #849f84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb748 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0af5d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74c2d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b954 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c69e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population