#42d956 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d956 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.1% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 60.4% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 127.9 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #42d956 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffac with #00b300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 60
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d956 color description : Soft lime green.

#42d956 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d956 has RGB values of R:66, G:217, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.6, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4381014.

Hex triplet 42d956 #42d956
RGB Decimal 66, 217, 86 rgb(66,217,86)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.1, 33.7 rgb(25.9%,85.1%,33.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 60, 15
HSL 127.9°, 66.5, 55.5 hsl(127.9,66.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 127.9°, 69.6, 85.1
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 76.953, -65.069, 52.105
XYZ 28.738, 51.453, 17.221
xyY 0.295, 0.528, 51.453
CIE-LCH 76.953, 83.36, 141.313
CIE-LUV 76.953, -62.976, 75.086
Hunter-Lab 71.731, -54.016, 35.978
Binary 01000010, 11011001, 01010110

Color Schemes with #42d956

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Alternatives to #42d956

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#42d956 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d956

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d956;}
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Shades and Tints of #42d956

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, #010702 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d956

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #889389 is the less saturated color, while #1ffc3c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d956 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ba98f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6c157 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eab86c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0ca56 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #adc464 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64d2ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population