#42c827 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c827 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.4% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.5% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 109.9 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 46.9%. #42c827 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #009100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 78
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#42c827 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c827 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c827 has RGB values of R:66, G:200, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4376615.

Hex triplet 42c827 #42c827
RGB Decimal 66, 200, 39 rgb(66,200,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.4, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,78.4%,15.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 81, 22
HSL 109.9°, 67.4, 46.9 hsl(109.9,67.4%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.9°, 80.5, 78.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.29, -63.476, 63.645
XYZ 23.266, 42.611, 8.918
xyY 0.311, 0.57, 42.611
CIE-LCH 71.29, 89.888, 134.924
CIE-LUV 71.29, -58.206, 81.664
Hunter-Lab 65.277, -50.614, 37.594
Binary 01000010, 11001000, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42c827

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Alternatives to #42c827

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#42c827 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c827

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c827;}
.background {background-color:#42c827;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c827;}

Shades and Tints of #42c827

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fcf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c827

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737e71 is the less saturated color, while #2aed02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c827 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f9a79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b32b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddaa44 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97ba2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4b539 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c18f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population