#42e540 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e540 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.8% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 72.1% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 119.3 degrees, a saturation of 76% and a lightness of 57.5%. #42e540 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff80 with #00cb00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 90
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 72
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42e540 color description : Bright lime green.

#42e540 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e540 has RGB values of R:66, G:229, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.72, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4384064.

Hex triplet 42e540 #42e540
RGB Decimal 66, 229, 64 rgb(66,229,64)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.8, 25.1 rgb(25.9%,89.8%,25.1%)
CMYK 71, 0, 72, 10
HSL 119.3°, 76, 57.5 hsl(119.3,76%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 119.3°, 72.1, 89.8
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 80.496, -71.055, 64.67
XYZ 31.19, 57.564, 14.317
xyY 0.303, 0.558, 57.564
CIE-LCH 80.496, 96.078, 137.694
CIE-LUV 80.496, -67.786, 88.129
Hunter-Lab 75.871, -59.395, 41.921
Binary 01000010, 11100101, 01000000

Color Schemes with #42e540

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Alternatives to #42e540

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#42e540 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e540

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e540;}
.background {background-color:#42e540;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e540;}

Shades and Tints of #42e540

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, #021002 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e540

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9a8b is the less saturated color, while #2afe27 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e540 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8eaf8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e2ca42 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f9c15b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ed7e7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7d441 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6ce51 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #68dcaa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population