#42ca2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca2a is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 79.2% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 111 degrees, a saturation of 65.6% and a lightness of 47.8%. #42ca2a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff54 with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 79
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca2a color description : Strong lime green.

#42ca2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca2a has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.79, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377130.

Hex triplet 42ca2a #42ca2a
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 42 rgb(66,202,42)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 16.5 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,16.5%)
CMYK 67, 0, 79, 21
HSL 111°, 65.6, 47.8 hsl(111,65.6%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 111°, 79.2, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.936, -63.957, 63.392
XYZ 23.784, 43.564, 9.346
xyY 0.31, 0.568, 43.564
CIE-LCH 71.936, 90.05, 135.254
CIE-LUV 71.936, -58.869, 81.901
Hunter-Lab 66.003, -51.184, 37.807
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00101010

Color Schemes with #42ca2a

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Alternatives to #42ca2a

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#42ca2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca2a;}
.background {background-color:#42ca2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca2a;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca2a

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, #020701 is the darkest color, while #f7fdf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777f75 is the less saturated color, while #28f004 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca2a 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
  • #809b7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b42e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfac46 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc2d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b63c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c392 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population