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#42c300 Hex Color Code

#42c300 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42c300 is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #42c300 is comprised of 25.88% red, 76.47% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #42c300 has a hue of 100° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 552.44 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#42c300 linear gradient to complementary #8600c3

  1. #42c300
  2. #68ac43
  3. #7b9462
  4. #867c7c
  5. #8b6195
  6. #8b41ac
  7. #8600c3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a100
  2. #1fac00
  3. #32b800
  4. #42c300
  5. #50cf1a
  6. #5eda2a
  7. #6be638

Tones

  1. #42c300
  2. #50b328
  3. #5aa23a
  4. #5f9247
  5. #628251
  6. #63725a
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#42c300 to white

  1. #42c300
  2. #6dce44
  3. #8fd86c
  4. #ade291
  5. #caecb5
  6. #e5f6da
  7. #ffffff

#42c300 to black

  1. #42c300
  2. #3ba00f
  3. #337e14
  4. #2a5d14
  5. #203f12
  6. #16220d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0580-G30Y
      #58c11e
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 27/05
      #40c024
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 26/09
      #60c030
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2287 C
      #5bc500
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 375 2X
      #54bc00
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#42c300 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42c300 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #42c300">…</p>

#42c300 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #42c300">…</p>

#42c300 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42c300">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4375296
Binary
01000010, 11000011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#42c300
LRV
≈ 40.2%
Closest short hex
#4b0 ΔE = 2.625
RGB
rgb(66, 195, 0)
RGBA
rgba(66, 195, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.747, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.765%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12401920 / 0xff42c300
HSL
hsl(100, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(100, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 100° (99.692), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 99.692, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.274%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 124.031, S: 99.979, L: 69.602
Cubehelix
H: -267.041, S: 1.282, L: 0.529
TSL
T: -0.052, S: 0.566, L: 0.526
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.662), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 21.761, Y: 40.186, Z: 6.610
xyY
x: 0.317, y: 0.586, Y: 40.186
CIELab
L: 69.602, a: -63.095, b: 68.986
CIELuv
L: 69.602, u: -56.787, v: 84.092
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.602, C: 93.488, H: 132.446
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.602, C: 101.471, H: 124.031
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.393, a: -49.663, b: 38.193
CIECAM02
J: 58.601, C: 85.986, h: 133.384, Q: 150.822, M: 75.193, s: 70.609, H: 166.755
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.464, jaune: 9.330, green: 8.684
LMS
L: 32.137, M: 52.946, S: 7.112
YCbCr
Y: 131.242, Cb: 61.487, Cr: 85.214
YCgCo
Y: 114.000, Cg: 81.000, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.199, Db: -201.885, Dr: 129.642
YPbPr
Y: 153.483, Pb: -82.665, Pr: -55.530
xvYCC
Y: 147.815, Cb: 55.384, Cr: 79.221
YIQ
Y: 134.199, I: -14.201, Q: -87.949
YUV
Y: 134.199, U: -66.038, V: -59.833
Munsell Color System
10GY 6/12 ΔE = 8.549
Brand Color
ASDA ΔE = 4.480

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