#42ca2d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42ca2d is composed of 25.9% red, 79.2% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 77.7% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 112 degrees, a saturation of 63.6% and a lightness of 48.4%. #42ca2d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5a with #009500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 79
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#42ca2d color description : Strong lime green.

#42ca2d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42ca2d has RGB values of R:66, G:202, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4377133.

Hex triplet 42ca2d #42ca2d
RGB Decimal 66, 202, 45 rgb(66,202,45)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.2, 17.6 rgb(25.9%,79.2%,17.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 78, 21
HSL 112°, 63.6, 48.4 hsl(112,63.6%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 112°, 77.7, 79.2
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 71.951, -63.776, 62.503
XYZ 23.84, 43.587, 9.639
xyY 0.309, 0.566, 43.587
CIE-LCH 71.951, 89.297, 135.577
CIE-LUV 71.951, -58.813, 81.249
Hunter-Lab 66.02, -51.079, 37.558
Binary 01000010, 11001010, 00101101

Color Schemes with #42ca2d

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Alternatives to #42ca2d

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#42ca2d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42ca2d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42ca2d;}
.background {background-color:#42ca2d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42ca2d;}

Shades and Tints of #42ca2d

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, #030902 is the darkest color, while #f9fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42ca2d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7e79 is the less saturated color, while #26f007 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42ca2d 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
  • #c9b431 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #deac49 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bc2f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a5b63e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c393 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population