#42ca1a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca1a is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 10.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.1% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 106.4 degrees, a saturation of 77.2% and a lightness of 44.7%. #42ca1a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff34 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 10
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca1a color description : Strong lime green.

#42ca1a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca1a has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:26 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377114.

Hex triplet 42ca1a #42ca1a
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 26 rgb(66,202,26)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 10.2 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,10.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 87, 21
HSL 106.4°, 77.2, 44.7 hsl(106.4,77.2%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.4°, 87.1, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.874, -64.714, 67.299
XYZ 23.553, 43.472, 8.127
xyY 0.313, 0.578, 43.472
CIE-LCH 71.874, 93.365, 133.878
CIE-LUV 71.874, -59.103, 84.633
Hunter-Lab 65.933, -51.619, 38.845
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00011010

Color Schemes with #42ca1a

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Alternatives to #42ca1a

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#42ca1a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca1a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca1a;}
.background {background-color:#42ca1a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca1a;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca1a

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, #040b01 is the darkest color, while #fafef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca1a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727272 is the less saturated color, while #38dc08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca1a 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e9976 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab41e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfab3c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc1c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b630 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c38c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population