#42cd50 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd50 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 31.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 61% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 126 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42cd50 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffa0 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 61
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd50 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cd50 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd50 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:80 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.61, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377936.

Hex triplet 42cd50 #42cd50
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 80 rgb(66,205,80)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 31.4 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,31.4%)
CMYK 68, 0, 61, 20
HSL 126°, 58.2, 53.1 hsl(126,58.2%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 126°, 67.8, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.153, -61.696, 50.404
XYZ 25.525, 45.398, 15.006
xyY 0.297, 0.528, 45.398
CIE-LCH 73.153, 79.667, 140.752
CIE-LUV 73.153, -58.944, 71.649
Hunter-Lab 67.378, -50.29, 33.959
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 01010000

Color Schemes with #42cd50

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Alternatives to #42cd50

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#42cd50 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cd50

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 #42cd50

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828d83 is the less saturated color, while #14fb2b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd50 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
  • #84a087 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb752 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfaf65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bf51 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5ba5d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c6a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population