#42ff5a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff5a is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 35.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 64.7% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 127.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff5a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb4 with #00ff00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff66.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 65
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff5a color description : Light lime green.

#42ff5a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff5a has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:90 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.65, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390746.

Hex triplet 42ff5a #42ff5a
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 90 rgb(66,255,90)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 35.3 rgb(25.9%,100%,35.3%)
CMYK 74, 0, 65, 0
HSL 127.6°, 100, 62.9 hsl(127.6,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 127.6°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff66 #33ff66
CIE-LAB 88.644, -76.827, 63.522
XYZ 39.85, 73.412, 21.742
xyY 0.295, 0.544, 73.412
CIE-LCH 88.644, 99.686, 140.415
CIE-LUV 88.644, -75.707, 91.496
Hunter-Lab 85.681, -66.922, 44.931
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 01011010

Color Schemes with #42ff5a

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Alternatives to #42ff5a

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#42ff5a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff5a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff5a;}
.background {background-color:#42ff5a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff5a;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff5a

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, #000701 is the darkest color, while #f3fff4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ff5a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a89b is the less saturated color, while #42ff5a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff5a 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.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9dc3a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f9e059 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdaac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8eeeff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6eb59 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae78e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #72f4c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population