#42c521 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c521 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 83.2% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 107.9 degrees, a saturation of 71.3% and a lightness of 45.1%. #42c521 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 83
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c521 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c521 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c521 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.83, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375841.

Hex triplet 42c521 #42c521
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 33 rgb(66,197,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,12.9%)
CMYK 66, 0, 83, 23
HSL 107.9°, 71.3, 45.1 hsl(107.9,71.3%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.9°, 83.2, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.315, -62.805, 64.339
XYZ 22.486, 41.198, 8.206
xyY 0.313, 0.573, 41.198
CIE-LCH 70.315, 89.911, 134.309
CIE-LUV 70.315, -57.222, 81.509
Hunter-Lab 64.186, -49.791, 37.35
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42c521

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Alternatives to #42c521

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#42c521 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c521

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c521;}
.background {background-color:#42c521;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c521;}

Shades and Tints of #42c521

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, #040c02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c521

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727571 is the less saturated color, while #32e006 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c521 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c9776 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b026 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa840 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b824 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b234 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population