#42cb1a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb1a is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 10.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 106.4 degrees, a saturation of 77.3% and a lightness of 44.9%. #42cb1a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff34 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 10
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    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb1a color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb1a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb1a has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:26 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377370.

Hex triplet 42cb1a #42cb1a
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 26 rgb(66,203,26)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 10.2 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,10.2%)
CMYK 67, 0, 87, 20
HSL 106.4°, 77.3, 44.9 hsl(106.4,77.3%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.4°, 87.2, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.19, -65.033, 67.574
XYZ 23.788, 43.942, 8.205
xyY 0.313, 0.579, 43.942
CIE-LCH 72.19, 93.785, 133.902
CIE-LUV 72.19, -59.459, 85.041
Hunter-Lab 66.289, -51.951, 39.063
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00011010

Color Schemes with #42cb1a

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Alternatives to #42cb1a

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#42cb1a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb1a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb1a;}
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.border {border:1px solid #42cb1a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb1a

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, #040c02 is the darkest color, while #fafef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb1a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727372 is the less saturated color, while #38dd08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb1a 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
  • #cbb51e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac3d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bd1c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b730 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c48c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population