#42c527 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c527 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.3% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.2% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 109.7 degrees, a saturation of 66.9% and a lightness of 46.3%. #42c527 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #008b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 77
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 0
    • Y 80
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#42c527 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c527 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c527 has RGB values of R:66, G:197, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0, Y:0.8, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 4375847.

Hex triplet 42c527 #42c527
RGB Decimal 66, 197, 39 rgb(66,197,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.3, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,77.3%,15.3%)
CMYK 66, 0, 80, 23
HSL 109.7°, 66.9, 46.3 hsl(109.7,66.9%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.7°, 80.2, 77.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 70.34, -62.496, 62.758
XYZ 22.578, 41.235, 8.689
xyY 0.311, 0.569, 41.235
CIE-LCH 70.34, 88.568, 134.88
CIE-LUV 70.34, -57.127, 80.394
Hunter-Lab 64.215, -49.614, 36.928
Binary 01000010, 11000101, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42c527

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Alternatives to #42c527

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#42c527 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c527

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c527;}
.background {background-color:#42c527;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c527;}

Shades and Tints of #42c527

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f1fcef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c527

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727c70 is the less saturated color, while #2ae903 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c527 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d9778 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b02c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa844 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95b82a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2b239 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #61be8d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population