#42d72e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d72e is composed of 25.9% red, 84.3% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.6% yellow and 15.7% black. It has a hue angle of 112.9 degrees, a saturation of 67.9% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42d72e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5c with #00af00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 79
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d72e color description : Strong lime green.

#42d72e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d72e has RGB values of R:66, G:215, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.79, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4380462.

Hex triplet 42d72e #42d72e
RGB Decimal 66, 215, 46 rgb(66,215,46)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.3, 18 rgb(25.9%,84.3%,18%)
CMYK 69, 0, 79, 16
HSL 112.9°, 67.9, 51.2 hsl(112.9,67.9%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.9°, 78.6, 84.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 76.041, -67.886, 66.106
XYZ 27.039, 49.954, 10.802
xyY 0.308, 0.569, 49.954
CIE-LCH 76.041, 94.755, 135.761
CIE-LUV 76.041, -63.373, 86.559
Hunter-Lab 70.678, -55.399, 40.413
Binary 01000010, 11010111, 00101110

Color Schemes with #42d72e

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#42d72e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d72e

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Shades and Tints of #42d72e

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, #010501 is the darkest color, while #f5fdf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d72e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c8a7b is the less saturated color, while #25fd08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d72e 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
  • #86a482 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5bf32 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ecb64b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79cbd9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fc730 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aec240 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65cf9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population