#42dc3b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc3b is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 23.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 73.2% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 117.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.7% and a lightness of 54.7%. #42dc3b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff76 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 23
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 73
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc3b color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc3b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc3b has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:59 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.73, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381755.

Hex triplet 42dc3b #42dc3b
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 59 rgb(66,220,59)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 23.1 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,23.1%)
CMYK 70, 0, 73, 14
HSL 117.4°, 69.7, 54.7 hsl(117.4,69.7%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 117.4°, 73.2, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.672, -68.6, 63.548
XYZ 28.628, 52.658, 12.793
xyY 0.304, 0.56, 52.658
CIE-LCH 77.672, 93.511, 137.189
CIE-LUV 77.672, -64.826, 85.57
Hunter-Lab 72.566, -56.57, 40.344
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00111011

Color Schemes with #42dc3b

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Alternatives to #42dc3b

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#42dc3b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc3b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc3b;}
.background {background-color:#42dc3b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc3b;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc3b

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, #010401 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc3b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8c8b is the less saturated color, while #2af720 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc3b 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
  • #8aa989 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9c33e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f0ba56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc3d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0c64c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d4a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population