#42e159 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e159 is composed of 25.9% red, 88.2% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 60.4% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 128.7 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 57.1%. #42e159 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb2 with #00c300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 26
    • G 88
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 60
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#42e159 color description : Bright lime green.

#42e159 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e159 has RGB values of R:66, G:225, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.6, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 4383065.

Hex triplet 42e159 #42e159
RGB Decimal 66, 225, 89 rgb(66,225,89)
RGB Percent 25.9, 88.2, 34.9 rgb(25.9%,88.2%,34.9%)
CMYK 71, 0, 60, 12
HSL 128.7°, 72.6, 57.1 hsl(128.7,72.6%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 128.7°, 70.7, 88.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 79.458, -67.383, 53.661
XYZ 30.973, 55.727, 18.575
xyY 0.294, 0.529, 55.727
CIE-LCH 79.458, 86.139, 141.467
CIE-LUV 79.458, -65.647, 77.762
Hunter-Lab 74.65, -56.577, 37.503
Binary 01000010, 11100001, 01011001

Color Schemes with #42e159

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Alternatives to #42e159

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#42e159 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e159

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e159;}
.background {background-color:#42e159;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e159;}

Shades and Tints of #42e159

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, #020e04 is the darkest color, while #fcfffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e159

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e958f is the less saturated color, while #29fa47 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e159 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8faf93 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ddc859 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f2bf6f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ad5e4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4d159 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2cb67 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65d9b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population