#42dc57 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc57 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 60.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 128.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc57 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffae with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 60
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc57 color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc57 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc57 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.6, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381783.

Hex triplet 42dc57 #42dc57
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 87 rgb(66,220,87)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 34.1 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,34.1%)
CMYK 70, 0, 60, 14
HSL 128.2°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(128.2,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.2°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 77.893, -65.955, 52.743
XYZ 29.559, 53.03, 17.694
xyY 0.295, 0.529, 53.03
CIE-LCH 77.893, 84.451, 141.352
CIE-LUV 77.893, -63.987, 76.142
Hunter-Lab 72.822, -54.984, 36.569
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 01010111

Color Schemes with #42dc57

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Alternatives to #42dc57

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#42dc57 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc57

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc57;}
.background {background-color:#42dc57;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dc57

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, #020a03 is the darkest color, while #f8fef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc57

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #879789 is the less saturated color, while #20fe3e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc57 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8cab91 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d8c458 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #edbb6d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78d0df Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc57 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afc765 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64d4ae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population