#42dd55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dd55 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.7% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 61.5% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 127.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 56.3%. #42dd55 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffaa with #00bb00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 87
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 62
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#42dd55 color description : Bright lime green.

#42dd55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dd55 has RGB values of R:66, G:221, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.62, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4382037.

Hex triplet 42dd55 #42dd55
RGB Decimal 66, 221, 85 rgb(66,221,85)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.7, 33.3 rgb(25.9%,86.7%,33.3%)
CMYK 70, 0, 62, 13
HSL 127.4°, 69.5, 56.3 hsl(127.4,69.5%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 127.4°, 70.1, 86.7
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 78.183, -66.513, 53.941
XYZ 29.741, 53.524, 17.358
xyY 0.296, 0.532, 53.524
CIE-LCH 78.183, 85.636, 140.958
CIE-LUV 78.183, -64.405, 77.424
Hunter-Lab 73.16, -55.466, 37.145
Binary 01000010, 11011101, 01010101

Color Schemes with #42dd55

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#42dd55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dd55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dd55;}
.background {background-color:#42dd55;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dd55

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 #f9fef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dd55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f908f is the less saturated color, while #28f742 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dd55 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
  • #8cab90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9c456 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #efbb6b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79d1e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cd55 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0c763 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d5ad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population