#42cf42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cf42 is composed of 25.9% red, 81.2% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 68.1% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 53.5%. #42cf42 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #009f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 68
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cf42 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cf42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cf42 has RGB values of R:66, G:207, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.68, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4378434.

Hex triplet 42cf42 #42cf42
RGB Decimal 66, 207, 66 rgb(66,207,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 81.2, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,81.2%,25.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 68, 19
HSL 120°, 59.5, 53.5 hsl(120,59.5%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 68.1, 81.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 73.659, -63.805, 56.813
XYZ 25.542, 46.175, 12.721
xyY 0.302, 0.547, 46.175
CIE-LCH 73.659, 85.433, 138.317
CIE-LUV 73.659, -60.094, 77.685
Hunter-Lab 67.952, -51.822, 36.467
Binary 01000010, 11001111, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42cf42

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Alternatives to #42cf42

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#42cf42 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42cf42

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, #040e04 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cf42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828f82 is the less saturated color, while #14fd14 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cf42 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
  • #84a184 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdb945 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2b05a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ac143 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8bb51 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c89e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population