#42d231 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d231 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 76.7% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 113.7 degrees, a saturation of 64.1% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42d231 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff62 with #00a500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 77
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42d231 color description : Strong lime green.

#42d231 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d231 has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.77, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4379185.

Hex triplet 42d231 #42d231
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 49 rgb(66,210,49)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 19.2 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,19.2%)
CMYK 69, 0, 77, 18
HSL 113.7°, 64.1, 50.8 hsl(113.7,64.1%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 113.7°, 76.7, 82.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 74.49, -66.108, 63.706
XYZ 25.846, 47.471, 10.706
xyY 0.308, 0.565, 47.471
CIE-LCH 74.49, 91.808, 136.06
CIE-LUV 74.49, -61.566, 83.762
Hunter-Lab 68.899, -53.612, 39.016
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 00110001

Color Schemes with #42d231

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Alternatives to #42d231

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#42d231 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d231

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d231;}
.background {background-color:#42d231;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d231;}

Shades and Tints of #42d231

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fcf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d231

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f857e is the less saturated color, while #24f90a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d231 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
  • #84a181 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0bb35 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6b24d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77c6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cc333 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aabd42 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64ca99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population