#42c809 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c809 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 95.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 102.1 degrees, a saturation of 91.4% and a lightness of 41%. #42c809 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff12 with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 96
    • K 22
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#42c809 color description : Strong green.

#42c809 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c809 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.96, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376585.

Hex triplet 42c809 #42c809
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 9 rgb(66,200,9)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 3.5 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,3.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 96, 22
HSL 102.1°, 91.4, 41 hsl(102.1,91.4%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 102.1°, 95.5, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 71.204, -64.529, 69.291
XYZ 22.949, 42.484, 7.249
xyY 0.316, 0.585, 42.484
CIE-LCH 71.204, 94.685, 132.962
CIE-LUV 71.204, -58.531, 85.473
Hunter-Lab 65.18, -51.217, 39.032
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 00001001

Color Schemes with #42c809

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Alternatives to #42c809

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#42c809 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c809

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c809;}
.background {background-color:#42c809;}
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Shades and Tints of #42c809

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, #040c01 is the darkest color, while #fafff9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c809

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #667061 is the less saturated color, while #3fd001 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c809 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c9670 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b200 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #deaa35 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97ba03 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b425 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c184 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population