#42dc4e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc4e is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 30.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 64.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 124.7 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc4e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff9c with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 65
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc4e color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc4e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc4e has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:78 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.65, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381774.

Hex triplet 42dc4e #42dc4e
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 78 rgb(66,220,78)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 30.6 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,30.6%)
CMYK 70, 0, 65, 14
HSL 124.7°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(124.7,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 124.7°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 77.811, -66.927, 56.475
XYZ 29.213, 52.892, 15.877
xyY 0.298, 0.54, 52.892
CIE-LCH 77.811, 87.571, 139.842
CIE-LUV 77.811, -64.293, 79.59
Hunter-Lab 72.727, -55.571, 37.965
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 01001110

Color Schemes with #42dc4e

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Alternatives to #42dc4e

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#42dc4e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc4e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc4e;}
.background {background-color:#42dc4e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc4e;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc4e

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 #42dc4e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879788 is the less saturated color, while #20fe31 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc4e 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8caa8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9c34f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eeba65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc4f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afc65c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d4aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population