#42c81b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c81b is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 86.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 106.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.2% and a lightness of 44.5%. #42c81b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff36 with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c81b color description : Strong lime green.

#42c81b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c81b has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376603.

Hex triplet 42c81b #42c81b
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 27 rgb(66,200,27)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 10.6 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,10.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 87, 22
HSL 106.5°, 76.2, 44.5 hsl(106.5,76.2%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.5°, 86.5, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.244, -64.034, 66.545
XYZ 23.098, 42.544, 8.031
xyY 0.314, 0.577, 42.544
CIE-LCH 71.244, 92.35, 133.899
CIE-LUV 71.244, -58.378, 83.679
Hunter-Lab 65.226, -50.934, 38.357
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 00011011

Color Schemes with #42c81b

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#42c81b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c81b

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Shades and Tints of #42c81b

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, #030a01 is the darkest color, while #f9fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c81b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d796a is the less saturated color, while #34e201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c81b 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
  • #7d9875 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b31f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddaa3d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97ba1e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b530 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c18b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population