#42d256 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d256 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 59% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 128.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.5% and a lightness of 54.1%. #42d256 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffac with #00a500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 59
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42d256 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42d256 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d256 has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.59, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4379222.

Hex triplet 42d256 #42d256
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 86 rgb(66,210,86)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 33.7 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,33.7%)
CMYK 69, 0, 59, 18
HSL 128.3°, 61.5, 54.1 hsl(128.3,61.5%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.3°, 68.6, 82.4
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 74.775, -62.703, 49.597
XYZ 26.972, 47.921, 16.632
xyY 0.295, 0.524, 47.921
CIE-LCH 74.775, 79.947, 141.656
CIE-LUV 74.775, -60.511, 71.642
Hunter-Lab 69.225, -51.596, 34.213
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 01010110

Color Schemes with #42d256

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Alternatives to #42d256

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#42d256 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d256

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d256;}
.background {background-color:#42d256;}
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Shades and Tints of #42d256

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f0fbf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d256

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #819384 is the less saturated color, while #15ff36 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d256 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a48c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfbb57 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3b36b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cc356 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8be63 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62cba7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population