#42cf56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cf56 is composed of 25.9% red, 81.2% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 58.5% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 128.5 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 53.5%. #42cf56 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffac with #009f00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 81
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 58
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#42cf56 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42cf56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cf56 has RGB values of R:66, G:207, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.58, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 4378454.

Hex triplet 42cf56 #42cf56
RGB Decimal 66, 207, 86 rgb(66,207,86)
RGB Percent 25.9, 81.2, 33.7 rgb(25.9%,81.2%,33.7%)
CMYK 68, 0, 58, 19
HSL 128.5°, 59.5, 53.5 hsl(128.5,59.5%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.5°, 68.1, 81.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 73.839, -61.674, 48.51
XYZ 26.238, 46.453, 16.387
xyY 0.295, 0.521, 46.453
CIE-LCH 73.839, 78.466, 141.813
CIE-LUV 73.839, -59.445, 70.148
Hunter-Lab 68.157, -50.558, 33.454
Binary 01000010, 11001111, 01010110

Color Schemes with #42cf56

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Alternatives to #42cf56

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#42cf56 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42cf56

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, #040e05 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cf56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828f84 is the less saturated color, while #14fd35 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cf56 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #86a28a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb957 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0b16b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ac156 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6bc63 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61c8a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population