#42c400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c400 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 99.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #42c400 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff00 with #008900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c400 color description : Strong green.

#42c400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c400 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375552.

Hex triplet 42c400 #42c400
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 0 rgb(66,196,0)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 0 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,0%)
CMYK 66, 0, 100, 23
HSL 99.8°, 100, 38.4 hsl(99.8,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 99.8°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 69.92, -63.417, 69.239
XYZ 21.986, 40.636, 6.685
xyY 0.317, 0.586, 40.636
CIE-LCH 69.92, 93.892, 132.487
CIE-LUV 69.92, -57.148, 84.489
Hunter-Lab 63.746, -49.993, 38.405
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #42c400

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Alternatives to #42c400

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#42c400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c400

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c400;}
.background {background-color:#42c400;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c400;}

Shades and Tints of #42c400

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 #42c400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606a5a is the less saturated color, while #42c400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c400 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79936c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa631 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74b9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b700 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b11f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd7e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population