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Hex #42c24e

#42c24e is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #42c24e color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#42c24e Conversion table

Category

green (light green)

HEX

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 RGB

R 66   G 194   B 78   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 125.63   S 0.51   L 0.51

 CMYK

C 50%   M 0%   Y 45%   K 24%
Usage of green The color #42c24e is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#42c24e Conversion and Usage

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

#42c24e to RGB conversion

Red66
66% RED
Green194
194% GREEN
Blue78
78% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(66, 194, 78); // for text color
background-color: rgb(66, 194, 78); // for background color

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#42c24e to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
50.2 % 0 % 45.49 % 23.92 %

#42c24e to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
125.625 0.51 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(125.6, 51%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #42c24e

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 #42c24e

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #42c24e

This shows how text with the hex-color #42c24e 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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