#42dc37 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc37 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 21.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 75% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 116 degrees, a saturation of 70.2% and a lightness of 53.9%. #42dc37 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff6e with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 75
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc37 color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc37 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc37 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:55 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.75, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381751.

Hex triplet 42dc37 #42dc37
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 55 rgb(66,220,55)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 21.6 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,21.6%)
CMYK 70, 0, 75, 14
HSL 116°, 70.2, 53.9 hsl(116,70.2%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 116°, 75, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.649, -68.887, 64.868
XYZ 28.528, 52.618, 12.267
xyY 0.305, 0.563, 52.618
CIE-LCH 77.649, 94.622, 136.721
CIE-LUV 77.649, -64.919, 86.606
Hunter-Lab 72.538, -56.74, 40.75
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00110111

Color Schemes with #42dc37

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Alternatives to #42dc37

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#42dc37 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc37

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc37;}
.background {background-color:#42dc37;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dc37

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0fcef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc37

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898b88 is the less saturated color, while #2af71c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc37 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89a887 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac33a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f0ba53 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c648 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d4a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population