#42e74a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e74a is composed of 25.9% red, 90.6% green and 29% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 68% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 122.9 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 58.2%. #42e74a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff94 with #00cf00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff33.

    • R 26
    • G 91
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 68
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#42e74a color description : Bright lime green.

#42e74a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e74a has RGB values of R:66, G:231, B:74 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.68, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4384586.

Hex triplet 42e74a #42e74a
RGB Decimal 66, 231, 74 rgb(66,231,74)
RGB Percent 25.9, 90.6, 29 rgb(25.9%,90.6%,29%)
CMYK 71, 0, 68, 9
HSL 122.9°, 77.5, 58.2 hsl(122.9,77.5%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 122.9°, 71.4, 90.6
Web Safe 33ff33 #33ff33
CIE-LAB 81.182, -70.848, 61.712
XYZ 32.057, 58.801, 16.139
xyY 0.3, 0.55, 58.801
CIE-LCH 81.182, 93.956, 138.942
CIE-LUV 81.182, -68.193, 86.011
Hunter-Lab 76.682, -59.572, 41.199
Binary 01000010, 11100111, 01001010

Color Schemes with #42e74a

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#42e74a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e74a

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#42e74a;}
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Shades and Tints of #42e74a

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, #000200 is the darkest color, while #f0fdf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e74a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949594 is the less saturated color, while #32f73b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e74a 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90b192 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e3cc4b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fac363 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ed9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8d64b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7d05a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #68deaf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population