#42d42f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d42f is composed of 25.9% red, 83.1% green and 18.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 77.8% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 113.1 degrees, a saturation of 65.7% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42d42f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5e with #00a900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 83
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#42d42f color description : Strong lime green.

#42d42f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d42f has RGB values of R:66, G:212, B:47 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 4379695.

Hex triplet 42d42f #42d42f
RGB Decimal 66, 212, 47 rgb(66,212,47)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.1, 18.4 rgb(25.9%,83.1%,18.4%)
CMYK 69, 0, 78, 17
HSL 113.1°, 65.7, 50.8 hsl(113.1,65.7%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 113.1°, 77.8, 83.1
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 75.107, -66.874, 64.918
XYZ 26.302, 48.448, 10.654
xyY 0.308, 0.567, 48.448
CIE-LCH 75.107, 93.201, 135.85
CIE-LUV 75.107, -62.307, 85.071
Hunter-Lab 69.605, -54.357, 39.648
Binary 01000010, 11010100, 00101111

Color Schemes with #42d42f

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Alternatives to #42d42f

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#42d42f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d42f

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.text {color:#42d42f;}
.background {background-color:#42d42f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d42f;}

Shades and Tints of #42d42f

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 #42d42f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d877c is the less saturated color, while #24fb08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d42f 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85a281 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d2bc33 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e8b34c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78c8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ec531 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #acbf41 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64cc99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population