#42c927 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42c927 is composed of 25.9% red, 78.8% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.6% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 110 degrees, a saturation of 67.5% and a lightness of 47.1%. #42c927 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #009300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42c927 color description : Strong lime green.

#42c927 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42c927 has RGB values of R:66, G:201, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4376871.

Hex triplet 42c927 #42c927
RGB Decimal 66, 201, 39 rgb(66,201,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 78.8, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,78.8%,15.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 81, 21
HSL 110°, 67.5, 47.1 hsl(110,67.5%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 110°, 80.6, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.606, -63.801, 63.939
XYZ 23.498, 43.076, 8.995
xyY 0.311, 0.57, 43.076
CIE-LCH 71.606, 90.326, 134.938
CIE-LUV 71.606, -58.564, 82.086
Hunter-Lab 65.632, -50.948, 37.816
Binary 01000010, 11001001, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42c927

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Alternatives to #42c927

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#42c927 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42c927

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42c927;}
.background {background-color:#42c927;}
.border {border:1px solid #42c927;}

Shades and Tints of #42c927

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, #010401 is the darkest color, while #f4fdf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42c927

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737f71 is the less saturated color, while #29ee02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42c927 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
  • #deab44 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97bb2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b639 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c290 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population