#42cd4a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd4a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 29% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 63.9% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 123.5 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd4a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff94 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd4a color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd4a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd4a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:74 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377930.

Hex triplet 42cd4a #42cd4a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 74 rgb(66,205,74)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 29 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,29%)
CMYK 68, 0, 64, 20
HSL 123.5°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(123.5,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 123.5°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 73.097, -62.351, 52.935
XYZ 25.313, 45.313, 13.89
xyY 0.3, 0.536, 45.313
CIE-LCH 73.097, 81.791, 139.669
CIE-LUV 73.097, -59.143, 73.967
Hunter-Lab 67.315, -50.679, 34.886
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01001010

Color Schemes with #42cd4a

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Alternatives to #42cd4a

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#42cd4a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd4a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd4a;}
.background {background-color:#42cd4a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd4a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd4a

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 #42cd4a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d83 is the less saturated color, while #14fb21 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd4a 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #84a086 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb74c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfaf60 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf4b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6ba58 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c6a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population