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#42cc59 Hex Color Code

#42cc59 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42cc59 is a shade of green. In the RGB color model #42cc59 is comprised of 25.88% red, 80% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #42cc59 has a hue of 130° (degrees), 58% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 545.79 nm.

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#42cc59 linear gradient to complementary #ed0fff

  1. #42cc59
  2. #7abc79
  3. #9ca995
  4. #b695b0
  5. #cb7bca
  6. #dd5ae5
  7. #ed0fff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a838
  2. #1eb443
  3. #32c04e
  4. #42cc59
  5. #51d864
  6. #5ee46f
  7. #6cf17a

Tones

  1. #42cc59
  2. #57c162
  3. #66b66b
  4. #71aa72
  5. #7a9f7a
  6. #819380
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#42cc59 to white

  1. #42cc59
  2. #6cd575
  3. #8ede90
  4. #ace7ac
  5. #c8efc7
  6. #e4f7e3
  7. #ffffff

#42cc59 to black

  1. #42cc59
  2. #3ba74b
  3. #32833d
  4. #29612f
  5. #204122
  6. #152315
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Garden by Moonlight G1-B1-3
      #4cd060
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Totally Cool G3-A1-3
      #00d054
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10258
      #49cc4e
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2270 C
      #2cc84d
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 2270 U
      #44ca67
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0565-G10Y
      #31c95f
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. S 0560-G10Y
      #49d26a
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. Viktoria 4
      #00cc5c
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 30/08
      #38c844
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  6. Crayola

    1. Emerald
      #00c957
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 42.5%

#42cc59 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42cc59 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #42cc59">…</p>

#42cc59 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #42cc59">…</p>

#42cc59 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42cc59">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4377689
Binary
01000010, 11001100, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#42cc59
LRV
≈ 45.1%
Closest short hex
#4c5 ΔE = 0.701
RGB
rgb(66, 204, 89)
RGBA
rgba(66, 204, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.184, g: 0.568, b: 0.248
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.723%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12399527 / 0xff42cc59
HSL
hsl(130, 58%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(130, 58%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 130° (130.000), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 130.000, saturation: 67.647%, perceived brightness: 64.000%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 130.874, S: 86.094, L: 72.933
Cubehelix
H: -241.883, S: 0.947, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -0.640, S: 0.374, L: 0.587
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.676), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 56% (0.564), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 25.641, Y: 45.063, Z: 16.796
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.515, Y: 45.063
CIELab
L: 72.933, a: -60.258, b: 46.071
CIELuv
L: 72.933, u: -58.258, v: 67.317
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.933, C: 75.852, H: 142.600
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.933, C: 89.026, H: 130.874
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.129, a: -49.294, b: 32.155
CIECAM02
J: 62.517, C: 67.964, h: 142.158, Q: 155.779, M: 59.433, s: 61.768, H: 177.132
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.654, jaune: 6.923, green: 8.245
LMS
L: 35.421, M: 58.555, S: 17.207
YCbCr
Y: 144.500, Cb: 97.939, Cr: 75.583
YCgCo
Y: 140.750, Cg: 63.250, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 149.628, Db: -91.195, Dr: 158.999
YPbPr
Y: 166.326, Pb: -41.630, Pr: -63.710
xvYCC
Y: 158.845, Cb: 91.431, Cr: 72.035
YIQ
Y: 149.628, I: -45.264, Q: -64.961
YUV
Y: 149.628, U: -29.834, V: -73.369
Munsell Color System
2.5G 7/10 ΔE = 5.999
Brand Color
ASDA ΔE = 4.223

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