#42db42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42db42 is composed of 25.9% red, 85.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 69.9% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 55.9%. #42db42 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff84 with #00b700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 70
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42db42 color description : Soft lime green.

#42db42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42db42 has RGB values of R:66, G:219, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.7, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381506.

Hex triplet 42db42 #42db42
RGB Decimal 66, 219, 66 rgb(66,219,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 85.9, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,85.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 70, 14
HSL 120°, 68, 55.9 hsl(120,68%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 69.9, 85.9
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.407, -67.722, 60.763
XYZ 28.56, 52.212, 13.727
xyY 0.302, 0.553, 52.212
CIE-LCH 77.407, 90.986, 138.1
CIE-LUV 77.407, -64.302, 83.124
Hunter-Lab 72.258, -55.898, 39.317
Binary 01000010, 11011011, 01000010

Color Schemes with #42db42

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Alternatives to #42db42

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#42db42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42db42

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42db42;}
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Shades and Tints of #42db42

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, #020902 is the darkest color, while #f7fef7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42db42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879687 is the less saturated color, while #1ffe1f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42db42 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8aa98a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d8c244 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eeb95b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7acfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1cb43 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afc552 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d3a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population