#42ff5b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff5b is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 64.3% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 127.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff5b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffb6 with #00ff00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff66.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 64
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff5b color description : Light lime green.

#42ff5b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff5b has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.64, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390747.

Hex triplet 42ff5b #42ff5b
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 91 rgb(66,255,91)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 35.7 rgb(25.9%,100%,35.7%)
CMYK 74, 0, 64, 0
HSL 127.9°, 100, 62.9 hsl(127.9,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 127.9°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff66 #33ff66
CIE-LAB 88.652, -76.728, 63.133
XYZ 39.893, 73.43, 21.968
xyY 0.295, 0.543, 73.43
CIE-LCH 88.652, 99.362, 140.552
CIE-LUV 88.652, -75.673, 91.141
Hunter-Lab 85.691, -66.86, 44.784
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 01011011

Color Schemes with #42ff5b

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Alternatives to #42ff5b

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#42ff5b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff5b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff5b;}
.background {background-color:#42ff5b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff5b;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff5b

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 #42ff5b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a89b is the less saturated color, while #42ff5b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff5b 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
  • #f9e05a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdaac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8eeeff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6eb5a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae78e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #72f4c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population