#42ff5f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ff5f is composed of 25.9% red, 100% green and 37.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 62.7% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 129.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #42ff5f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffbe with #00ff00. Closest websafe color is: #33ff66.

    • R 26
    • G 100
    • B 37
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 0
    • Y 63
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#42ff5f color description : Light lime green.

#42ff5f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ff5f has RGB values of R:66, G:255, B:95 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0, Y:0.63, K:0. Its decimal value is 4390751.

Hex triplet 42ff5f #42ff5f
RGB Decimal 66, 255, 95 rgb(66,255,95)
RGB Percent 25.9, 100, 37.3 rgb(25.9%,100%,37.3%)
CMYK 74, 0, 63, 0
HSL 129.2°, 100, 62.9 hsl(129.2,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 129.2°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe 33ff66 #33ff66
CIE-LAB 88.686, -76.319, 61.553
XYZ 40.07, 73.5, 22.901
xyY 0.294, 0.539, 73.5
CIE-LCH 88.686, 98.048, 141.113
CIE-LUV 88.686, -75.536, 89.678
Hunter-Lab 85.732, -66.604, 44.175
Binary 01000010, 11111111, 01011111

Color Schemes with #42ff5f

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Alternatives to #42ff5f

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#42ff5f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ff5f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ff5f;}
.background {background-color:#42ff5f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ff5f;}

Shades and Tints of #42ff5f

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 #42ff5f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a89b is the less saturated color, while #42ff5f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ff5f 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
  • #9dc3a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f9e05e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdaad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8feeff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6eb5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bae790 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #73f4c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population