#42dc3c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc3c is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 23.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 72.7% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 117.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.6% and a lightness of 54.9%. #42dc3c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff78 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 73
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc3c color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc3c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc3c has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:60 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.73, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381756.

Hex triplet 42dc3c #42dc3c
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 60 rgb(66,220,60)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 23.5 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,23.5%)
CMYK 70, 0, 73, 14
HSL 117.8°, 69.6, 54.9 hsl(117.8,69.6%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 117.8°, 72.7, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.679, -68.524, 63.208
XYZ 28.654, 52.668, 12.931
xyY 0.304, 0.559, 52.668
CIE-LCH 77.679, 93.225, 137.311
CIE-LUV 77.679, -64.802, 85.299
Hunter-Lab 72.573, -56.525, 40.237
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00111100

Color Schemes with #42dc3c

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Alternatives to #42dc3c

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#42dc3c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc3c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc3c;}
.background {background-color:#42dc3c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc3c;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc3c

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, #010501 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc3c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c8c8c is the less saturated color, while #29f721 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc3c 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
  • #d9c33f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f0ba56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc3e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0c64d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d4a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population