#42dc5b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc5b is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 58.6% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 129.7 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #42dc5b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb6 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 59
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc5b color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc5b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc5b has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.59, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381787.

Hex triplet 42dc5b #42dc5b
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 91 rgb(66,220,91)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 35.7 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,35.7%)
CMYK 70, 0, 59, 14
HSL 129.7°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(129.7,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 129.7°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 77.932, -65.486, 51.022
XYZ 29.727, 53.097, 18.579
xyY 0.293, 0.524, 53.097
CIE-LCH 77.932, 83.016, 142.077
CIE-LUV 77.932, -63.84, 74.484
Hunter-Lab 72.868, -54.699, 35.89
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 01011011

Color Schemes with #42dc5b

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Alternatives to #42dc5b

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#42dc5b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc5b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc5b;}
.background {background-color:#42dc5b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc5b;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc5b

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 #42dc5b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #87978a is the less saturated color, while #20fe44 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc5b 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
  • #d8c45b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #edbb70 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78d0e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1cc5b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afc768 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64d4af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population