#42d342 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d342 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.7% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 68.7% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 62.2% and a lightness of 54.3%. #42d342 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #00a700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 69
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42d342 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42d342 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d342 has RGB values of R:66, G:211, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.69, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4379458.

Hex triplet 42d342 #42d342
RGB Decimal 66, 211, 66 rgb(66,211,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.7, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,82.7%,25.9%)
CMYK 69, 0, 69, 17
HSL 120°, 62.2, 54.3 hsl(120,62.2%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 68.7, 82.7
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 74.912, -65.124, 58.142
XYZ 26.523, 48.138, 13.048
xyY 0.302, 0.549, 48.138
CIE-LCH 74.912, 87.302, 138.242
CIE-LUV 74.912, -61.508, 79.512
Hunter-Lab 69.381, -53.181, 37.417
Binary 01000010, 11010011, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42d342

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Alternatives to #42d342

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#42d342 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d342

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d342;}
.background {background-color:#42d342;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d342;}

Shades and Tints of #42d342

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, #000200 is the darkest color, while #f1fcf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d342

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8b8a is the less saturated color, while #1ef71e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d342 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
  • #86a386 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1bc45 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6b35a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77c8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9dc443 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aabf51 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63cca0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population