#42c409 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c409 is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 95.4% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 101.7 degrees, a saturation of 91.2% and a lightness of 40.2%. #42c409 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff12 with #008900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 95
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c409 color description : Strong green.

#42c409 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c409 has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.95, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375561.

Hex triplet 42c409 #42c409
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 9 rgb(66,196,9)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 3.5 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,3.5%)
CMYK 66, 0, 95, 23
HSL 101.7°, 91.2, 40.2 hsl(101.7,91.2%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 101.7°, 95.4, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 69.934, -63.248, 68.254
XYZ 22.035, 40.656, 6.945
xyY 0.316, 0.584, 40.656
CIE-LCH 69.934, 93.053, 132.82
CIE-LUV 69.934, -57.096, 83.875
Hunter-Lab 63.762, -49.897, 38.176
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00001001

Color Schemes with #42c409

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Alternatives to #42c409

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#42c409 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c409

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c409;}
.background {background-color:#42c409;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c409

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, #030800 is the darkest color, while #f8fff5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c409

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646d60 is the less saturated color, while #3fcc01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c409 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a946f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa634 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74b9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b703 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b124 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population