#42dc49 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc49 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 28.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 66.8% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 122.7 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc49 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff92 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 67
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc49 color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc49 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc49 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:73 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.67, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381769.

Hex triplet 42dc49 #42dc49
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 73 rgb(66,220,73)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 28.6 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,28.6%)
CMYK 70, 0, 67, 14
HSL 122.7°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(122.7,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 122.7°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.77, -67.417, 58.452
XYZ 29.041, 52.823, 14.968
xyY 0.3, 0.546, 52.823
CIE-LCH 77.77, 89.228, 139.074
CIE-LUV 77.77, -64.448, 81.334
Hunter-Lab 72.679, -55.865, 38.665
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 01001001

Color Schemes with #42dc49

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Alternatives to #42dc49

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#42dc49 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc49

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc49;}
.background {background-color:#42dc49;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dc49

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, #020a02 is the darkest color, while #f8fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc49

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879788 is the less saturated color, while #20fe2a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc49 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
  • #8baa8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9c34b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #efba61 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ad0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc4a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0c658 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d4a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population