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Hex #42be36

#42be36 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #42be36 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#42be36 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 66   G 190   B 54   copy to clipboard


H 114.71   S 0.56   L 0.48


C 49%   M 0%   Y 53%   K 25%
Usage of green The color #42be36 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#42be36 Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#42be36 to RGB conversion

66% RED
190% GREEN
54% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(66, 190, 54); // for text color
background-color: rgb(66, 190, 54); // for background color

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#42be36 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
48.63 % 0 % 53.33 % 25.49 %

#42be36 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
114.706 0.56 0.48

CSS code: color: hsl(114.7, 56%, 48%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #42be36

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage for headings: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage as fill color: recommended
Usage for buttons: watch out for enough contrast

As a rather light shade, this color can very well be used as a fill/background, also to bigger elements. If there is no obvious reason, we do not recommend using it as text-color on white backgrounds (low contrast gives bad accessability-rating). Some usage-examples for #42be36

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #42be36

This shows how text with the hex-color #42be36 would look on a white background. Because of the lightness of the color this color is not recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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