#42c601 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c601 is composed of 25.9% red, 77.6% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 100.2 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 39%. #42c601 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff02 with #008d00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 99
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c601 color description : Strong green.

#42c601 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c601 has RGB values of R:66, G:198, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.99, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376065.

Hex triplet 42c601 #42c601
RGB Decimal 66, 198, 1 rgb(66,198,1)
RGB Percent 25.9, 77.6, 0.4 rgb(25.9%,77.6%,0.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 99, 22
HSL 100.2°, 99, 39 hsl(100.2,99%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 100.2°, 99.5, 77.6
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 70.557, -64.039, 69.634
XYZ 22.445, 41.547, 6.865
xyY 0.317, 0.586, 41.547
CIE-LCH 70.557, 94.604, 132.603
CIE-LUV 70.557, -57.861, 85.214
Hunter-Lab 64.457, -50.641, 38.805
Binary 01000010, 11000110, 00000001

Color Schemes with #42c601

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Alternatives to #42c601

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#42c601 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c601

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c601;}
.background {background-color:#42c601;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c601;}

Shades and Tints of #42c601

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, #010300 is the darkest color, while #f4ffee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c601

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616a5d is the less saturated color, while #42c601 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c601 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
  • #7a946d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b100 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dca832 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b800 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b320 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62bf80 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population