#42ca1d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca1d is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 11.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.6% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 107.2 degrees, a saturation of 74.9% and a lightness of 45.3%. #42ca1d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3a with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca1d color description : Strong lime green.

#42ca1d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca1d has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:29 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377117.

Hex triplet 42ca1d #42ca1d
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 29 rgb(66,202,29)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 11.4 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,11.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 86, 21
HSL 107.2°, 74.9, 45.3 hsl(107.2,74.9%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.2°, 85.6, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.883, -64.598, 66.678
XYZ 23.588, 43.486, 8.313
xyY 0.313, 0.577, 43.486
CIE-LCH 71.883, 92.838, 134.092
CIE-LUV 71.883, -59.067, 84.214
Hunter-Lab 65.944, -51.553, 38.687
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00011101

Color Schemes with #42ca1d

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Alternatives to #42ca1d

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#42ca1d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca1d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca1d;}
.background {background-color:#42ca1d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca1d;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca1d

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, #040d02 is the darkest color, while #fcfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca1d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707a6d is the less saturated color, while #33e502 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca1d 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
  • #7f9a77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab421 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfab3e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc20 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b632 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c38d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population