#42e72a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e72a is composed of 25.9% red, 90.6% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 81.8% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 112.4 degrees, a saturation of 79.7% and a lightness of 53.5%. #42e72a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff54 with #00cf00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff33.

    • R 26
    • G 91
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 82
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42e72a color description : Bright lime green.

#42e72a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e72a has RGB values of R:66, G:231, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.82, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4384554.

Hex triplet 42e72a #42e72a
RGB Decimal 66, 231, 42 rgb(66,231,42)
RGB Percent 25.9, 90.6, 16.5 rgb(25.9%,90.6%,16.5%)
CMYK 71, 0, 82, 9
HSL 112.4°, 79.7, 53.5 hsl(112.4,79.7%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.4°, 81.8, 90.6
Web Safe 33ff33 #33ff33
CIE-LAB 81.002, -73.055, 71.808
XYZ 31.239, 58.474, 11.831
xyY 0.308, 0.576, 58.474
CIE-LCH 81.002, 102.437, 135.493
CIE-LUV 81.002, -68.92, 93.975
Hunter-Lab 76.468, -60.899, 44.355
Binary 01000010, 11100111, 00101010

Color Schemes with #42e72a

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Alternatives to #42e72a

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#42e72a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e72a

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42e72a

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, #041002 is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e72a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868c85 is the less saturated color, while #34f918 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e72a 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8dae88 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e4cc2d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fcc24b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #80d9e8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9d62c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b8cf3f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69dea3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population