#42ff2c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff2c is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 82.7% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 113.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 58.6%. #42ff2c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff58 with #00ff00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff33.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 83
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff2c color description : Vivid lime green.

#42ff2c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff2c has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.83, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390700.

Hex triplet 42ff2c #42ff2c
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 44 rgb(66,255,44)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 17.3 rgb(25.9%,100%,17.3%)
CMYK 74, 0, 83, 0
HSL 113.7°, 100, 58.6 hsl(113.7,100%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 113.7°, 82.7, 100
Web Safe 33ff33 #33ff33
CIE-LAB 88.379, -80.089, 78.023
XYZ 38.459, 72.856, 14.418
xyY 0.306, 0.579, 72.856
CIE-LCH 88.379, 111.812, 135.749
CIE-LUV 88.379, -76.823, 103.313
Hunter-Lab 85.356, -68.945, 49.734
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 00101100

Color Schemes with #42ff2c

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Alternatives to #42ff2c

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#42ff2c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff2c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff2c;}
.background {background-color:#42ff2c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff2c;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff2c

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, #000500 is the darkest color, while #f2fff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ff2c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f9e8d is the less saturated color, while #42ff2c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff2c 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98be94 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #fadf2e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffd9a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8cedff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7eb2d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae77a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #71f4b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population