#42c301 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c301 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.5% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 99.9 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.4%. #42c301 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff02 with #008700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 76
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 99
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#42c301 color description : Strong green.

#42c301 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c301 has RGB values of R:66, G:195, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.99, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 4375297.

Hex triplet 42c301 #42c301
RGB Decimal 66, 195, 1 rgb(66,195,1)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.5, 0.4 rgb(25.9%,76.5%,0.4%)
CMYK 66, 0, 99, 24
HSL 99.9°, 99, 38.4 hsl(99.9,99%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 99.9°, 99.5, 76.5
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 69.604, -63.077, 68.875
XYZ 21.766, 40.189, 6.639
xyY 0.317, 0.586, 40.189
CIE-LCH 69.604, 93.394, 132.484
CIE-LUV 69.604, -56.782, 84.024
Hunter-Lab 63.395, -49.653, 38.167
Binary 01000010, 11000011, 00000001

Color Schemes with #42c301

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Alternatives to #42c301

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#42c301 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c301

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c301;}
.background {background-color:#42c301;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c301;}

Shades and Tints of #42c301

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #071300 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c301

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #60695b is the less saturated color, while #42c301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c301 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #78926b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ae00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9a631 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73b8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94b600 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b01f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bc7e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population