#42d837 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d837 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 21.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 74.5% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 115.9 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42d837 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6e with #00b100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 75
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d837 color description : Moderate lime green.

#42d837 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d837 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:55 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.75, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380727.

Hex triplet 42d837 #42d837
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 55 rgb(66,216,55)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 21.6 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,21.6%)
CMYK 69, 0, 75, 15
HSL 115.9°, 67.4, 53.1 hsl(115.9,67.4%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 115.9°, 74.5, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 76.401, -67.619, 63.634
XYZ 27.491, 50.543, 11.921
xyY 0.306, 0.562, 50.543
CIE-LCH 76.401, 92.852, 136.739
CIE-LUV 76.401, -63.534, 84.879
Hunter-Lab 71.094, -55.391, 39.824
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 00110111

Color Schemes with #42d837

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Alternatives to #42d837

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#42d837 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d837

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d837;}
.background {background-color:#42d837;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d837;}

Shades and Tints of #42d837

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, #030d03 is the darkest color, while #fcfefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d837

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818e81 is the less saturated color, while #22fd12 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d837 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
  • #88a685 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6c03a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ecb752 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79ccda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0c839 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aec348 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d09f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population