#42e42b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e42b is composed of 25.9% red, 89.4% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 81.1% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 112.5 degrees, a saturation of 77.4% and a lightness of 53.1%. #42e42b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #00c900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42e42b color description : Bright lime green.

#42e42b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e42b has RGB values of R:66, G:228, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4383787.

Hex triplet 42e42b #42e42b
RGB Decimal 66, 228, 43 rgb(66,228,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.4, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,89.4%,16.9%)
CMYK 71, 0, 81, 11
HSL 112.5°, 77.4, 53.1 hsl(112.5,77.4%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.5°, 81.1, 89.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 80.076, -72.091, 70.705
XYZ 30.425, 56.816, 11.649
xyY 0.308, 0.575, 56.816
CIE-LCH 80.076, 100.976, 135.556
CIE-LUV 80.076, -67.889, 92.565
Hunter-Lab 75.377, -59.861, 43.601
Binary 01000010, 11100100, 00101011

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#42e42b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e42b

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42e42b

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, #030e02 is the darkest color, while #fcfffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e42b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #878887 is the less saturated color, while #34f619 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e42b 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
  • #8cac87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e1c92e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f9c04b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ed6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7d32d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6cd3f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #68dba2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population