#42c40a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c40a is composed of 25.9% red, 76.9% green and 3.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 94.9% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 101.9 degrees, a saturation of 90.3% and a lightness of 40.4%. #42c40a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff14 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

#42c40a color description : Strong green.

#42c40a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c40a has RGB values of R:66, G:196, B:10 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.95, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375562.

Hex triplet 42c40a #42c40a
RGB Decimal 66, 196, 10 rgb(66,196,10)
RGB Percent 25.9, 76.9, 3.9 rgb(25.9%,76.9%,3.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 95, 23
HSL 101.9°, 90.3, 40.4 hsl(101.9,90.3%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 101.9°, 94.9, 76.9
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 69.936, -63.229, 68.146
XYZ 22.04, 40.658, 6.973
xyY 0.316, 0.584, 40.658
CIE-LCH 69.936, 92.961, 132.857
CIE-LUV 69.936, -57.09, 83.806
Hunter-Lab 63.764, -49.886, 38.15
Binary 01000010, 11000100, 00001010

Color Schemes with #42c40a

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Alternatives to #42c40a

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#42c40a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c40a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c40a;}
.background {background-color:#42c40a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c40a;}

Shades and Tints of #42c40a

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, #030900 is the darkest color, while #f8fff6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c40a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656d61 is the less saturated color, while #3fcc02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c40a 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
  • #c4af05 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa634 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74b9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b707 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b125 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61bd82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population