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#42a040 Hex Color Code

#42a040 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42a040 is a shade of green. In the RGB color model #42a040 is comprised of 25.88% red, 62.75% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #42a040 has a hue of 119° (degrees), 43% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 549.51 nm.

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#42a040 linear gradient to complementary #8e32ae

  1. #42a040
  2. #5d9256
  3. #6e8369
  4. #7a737b
  5. #83618c
  6. #8a4d9d
  7. #8e32ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #218526
  2. #2d8e2f
  3. #389737
  4. #42a040
  5. #4ca949
  6. #56b351
  7. #60bc5a

Tones

  1. #42a040
  2. #4f984a
  3. #589052
  4. #60895a
  5. #668162
  6. #6c7869
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#42a040 to white

  1. #42a040
  2. #66b05f
  3. #86c07e
  4. #a5d09d
  5. #c3e0bd
  6. #e1efde
  7. #ffffff

#42a040 to black

  1. #42a040
  2. #398336
  3. #30682d
  4. #274e24
  5. #1d351b
  6. #141e11
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Stunning Green / NP BGG 1645 A
      #3fa041
      ΔE = 0.449 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10257
      #3fa140
      ΔE = 0.450 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7739 CP
      #3d9e3e
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ P 151-8 C
      #4ca548
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5525
      #4ca142
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ 5094
      #4b9d47
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  5. Disney

    1. ★ 4B-50 Gamma Sector Green
      #459d43
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ Amazonas12
      #489c40
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. ★ Amazonas 3
      #40a448
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheepish / T12 55.H3
      #4e9e42
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. ★ Leap Frog / T10 58C-2
      #509f4a
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Jolly Holly / KM3320-5
      #3ba246
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 18-b2
      #4ea249
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. 18-b3
      #499a45
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Jolly holly / 7653
      #2aa238
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Jolly holly / 7653
      #2aa238
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Jolly Holly
      #2aa238
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Distant Trees Y7-C1-2
      #4ca038
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Sunlit Forest
      #53a03f
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  15. Behr

    1. S-G-440 Green Acres
      #499a3b
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 440B-6 Barnyard Grass
      #52a546
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G20Y
      #50a04f
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sullivan Green / 560
      #52a549
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Traffic Light Green / 2032-20
      #33a532
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7653 - Jolly Holly
      #4b9a3a
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. General Paint

    1. Sneeze Weed / CL 2037N
      #499b4a
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Fruit Salad G65-103-142
      #4ba351
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  21. Crayola

    1. Bottle Green
      #1da237
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  22. Sikkens

    1. K2.50.50
      #4d9945
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Straightforward Green - 6935
      #52a550
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 1-23-7 Fantasy Green
      #50993e
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Golf Course / 252
      #5a9e4b
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5601 - Golf Course
      #5a9e4b
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 27.1%

#42a040 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42a040 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #42a040">…</p>

#42a040 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #42a040">…</p>

#42a040 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42a040">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4366400
Binary
01000010, 10100000, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#42a040
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#494 ΔE = 2.742
RGB
rgb(66, 160, 64)
RGBA
rgba(66, 160, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.552, b: 0.221
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.627%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12410816 / 0xff42a040
HSL
hsl(119, 43%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(119, 43%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 119° (118.750), saturation: 60% (0.600), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 118.750, saturation: 60.000%, perceived brightness: 50.824%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 127.338, S: 77.758, L: 58.666
Cubehelix
H: -250.975, S: 0.696, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -0.458, S: 0.326, L: 0.474
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 60% (0.600), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 15.742, Y: 26.669, Z: 9.167
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.517, Y: 26.669
CIELab
L: 58.666, a: -47.252, b: 41.077
CIELuv
L: 58.666, u: -42.546, v: 55.773
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.666, C: 62.610, H: 138.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.666, C: 70.148, H: 127.338
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.642, a: -35.960, b: 25.624
CIECAM02
J: 47.031, C: 58.077, h: 138.792, Q: 135.114, M: 50.787, s: 61.309, H: 173.247
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.661, jaune: 6.105, green: 6.526
LMS
L: 21.504, M: 34.250, S: 9.425
YCbCr
Y: 119.874, Cb: 99.768, Cr: 93.550
YCgCo
Y: 112.500, Cg: 47.500, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.950, Db: -85.668, Dr: 104.470
YPbPr
Y: 133.066, Pb: -37.190, Pr: -42.584
xvYCC
Y: 130.280, Cb: 95.331, Cr: 90.593
YIQ
Y: 120.950, I: -25.156, Q: -49.746
YUV
Y: 120.950, U: -28.024, V: -48.209
Munsell Color System
10GY 6/10 ΔE = 3.589
Brand Color
Evernote ΔE = 6.423

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