#42ca27 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca27 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.7% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 110.1 degrees, a saturation of 67.6% and a lightness of 47.3%. #42ca27 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #009500. 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

#42ca27 color description : Strong lime green.

#42ca27 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca27 has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377127.

Hex triplet 42ca27 #42ca27
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 39 rgb(66,202,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,15.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 81, 21
HSL 110.1°, 67.6, 47.3 hsl(110.1,67.6%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 110.1°, 80.7, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.922, -64.126, 64.233
XYZ 23.732, 43.544, 9.073
xyY 0.311, 0.57, 43.544
CIE-LCH 71.922, 90.763, 134.952
CIE-LUV 71.922, -58.921, 82.508
Hunter-Lab 65.988, -51.281, 38.039
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42ca27

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Alternatives to #42ca27

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#42ca27 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca27

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca27;}
.background {background-color:#42ca27;}
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Shades and Tints of #42ca27

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, #020501 is the darkest color, while #f5fdf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca27

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #748071 is the less saturated color, while #29ef02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca27 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809b7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b42b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfab44 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b63a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c390 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population